On This Day

What Happened on February 6, 1927

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Smokey Burgess, American baseball player (Pittsburgh Pirates), born in Caroleen, North Carolina (d. 1991)

Famous Deaths

  • Daniel Fran├žois Scheurleer, Dutch musicologist and banker, dies at 71
  • Sam Maguire, Irish Republican and Gaelic footballer (b. 1879)