On This Day

What Happened on February 23, 1927

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Calvin Coolidge creates Federal Radio Commission (FRC)

30th US President Calvin Coolidge
30th US President
Calvin Coolidge

Famous Birthdays

  • Ivan Hrušovský, Slovak composer and educator (Rytmus), born in Bratislava, Slovakia (d. 2001)

Famous Deaths

  • Sveinbjörn Sveinbjörnsson, Icelandic composer (Lofsöngur - National Anthem of Iceland), dies at 79
1927 Highlights

About February 23, 1927

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 8 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Pisces