On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 1927

Historical Events

  • 1st US radio broadcast of "Cities Service Concerts"
  • US & Canada open diplomatic relations

Famous Birthdays

  • Fazal Mahmood, Pakistani cricketer (Pakistani medium-pace workhorse 1952-62), born in Lahore, Pakistan (d. 2005)
  • John Warner, American politician (Sen-R-VA, 1979-2009) married Elizabeth Taylor, born in Washington, D.C.
  • Luis Arroyo, Puerto Rican baseball player
1927 Highlights

About February 18, 1927

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 8 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aquarius