What Happened on June 12, 1927

Famous Birthdays

  • Henry Slesar, American writer and playwright (The Edge of Night), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2002)
  • Timir Pinegin, Russian sailor (Olympic gold 1960), born in Moscow, Russia (d. 2013)

Famous Weddings

Guglielmo Marconi

Inventor and electrical engineer Guglielmo Marconi (53) weds Maria Cristina Bezzi-Scali

1927 Highlights

About June 12, 1927

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 7 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Gemini