On This Day

What Happened on July 10, 1927

Famous Birthdays

  • David Dinkins, American politician (1st African American Mayor of NYC 1990-93), born in NYC, New York (d. 2020) [1]
  • Don Revie, English footballer and soccer manager (Leeds and England), born in Middlesbrough, North Riding of Yorkshire, England (d. 1989)
  • Grigory Barenblatt, Russian mathematician, born in Moscow, Russia (d. 2018)
  • Jack Kelley, American ice hockey coach (Colby College; Boston University 1962-72; NE Whalers), born in Medford, Massachusetts (d. 2020)
  • William Smithers, American actor (Witness, Peyton Place, Attack!), born in Richmond, Virginia

Famous Deaths

  • Kevin O'Higgins, Irish Free State VP, assassinated at 35
1927 Highlights

About July 10, 1927

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 9 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Cancer