On This Day

What Happened on January 15, 1927

Day of the Week: Saturday

Article: Squaring Up for Radio Commentary

Historical Events

  • The Tennessee Supreme Court overturns (on a technicality) John T. Scopes' guilty verdict for teaching evolution — but the law itself remains in force

Famous Birthdays

  • Francis Routh, British composer, born in Worcestershire, England
  • Norm Crosby, American comedian (Young at Heart Comedians), born in Boston, Massachusetts