On This Day

What Happened on February 17, 1927

Historical Events

  • Deems Taylor's opera "The King's Henchman", with libretto by Edna St. Vincent Millay, premieres at the Metropolitan Opera, NYC
  • Toronto Maple Leafs beat the New York Americans, 4-1 in the team's first game since changing name from "St. Patricks"
1927 Highlights

About February 17, 1927

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 11 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aquarius