On This Day

What Happened on July 20, 1927

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Cavendish, British MI 6 agent/banker
  • Lyudmila Alexeyeva, Russian 'Grandmother of Russian Human Rights', born in Crimea, Russia (d. 2018)
  • Michael Gielen, Austrian conductor/composer

Famous Deaths

  • Ferdinand I VAM, King of Romania (1914-27), dies at 61
1927 Highlights

About July 20, 1927

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Cancer