On This Day

What Happened on December 7, 1927

Day of the Week: Wednesday

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), dies of apoplexy at 56