What Happened on January 15, 1927

Squaring Up for Radio Commentary

Historical Events

Trial of Interest

Tennessee Supreme Court overturns (on a technicality) John T. Scopes' guilty verdict for teaching evolution in the “Scopes monkey trial”, but the law itself remains in force

Famous Birthdays

  • Francis Routh, British organist, composer (Sacred Tetralogy), magazine editor (Composer), educator, and music promoter (Redcliffe Festival), born in Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England (d. 2021)
Born in 1927

About January 15, 1927

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 8 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn