On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 1927

Historical Events

  • Serbian-Croatian-Slavic government of Oezonowitsj falls

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Garner, director (Conservative Central Office)
  • Don Fraser, American boxing promoter (LA venues; colourful wardrobe & offbeat PR gimmicks), born in Blythe, California (d. 2019)
  • J D Hughes, Principal (Ruskin College-Oxford)
  • Ronnie Scott [Schatt], British jazz saxophonist and club-owner, born in Aldgate, East London (d. 1996)
  • Roy Caton, American trumpet player and session musician, born in Frackville, Pennsylvania (d. 2010)
1927 Highlights

About January 28, 1927

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 8 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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