On This Day

What Happened on December 7, 1927

Famous Birthdays

  • Helen Watts, British contralto, born in Milford Haven, Pembrokeshire, Wales (d. 2009)
  • Vlastimir Peričić, Serbian composer, born in Vršac, Kingdom of Yugoslavia (d. 2000)

Famous Deaths

  • Albert Griffiths ("Young Griffo"), Australian boxer (World Featherweight champion 1890-92), dies of apoplexy at 56
1927 Highlights

About December 7, 1927

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 10 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Sagittarius