On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 1927

Historical Events

Historic Event

Ticker-tape parade welcomes Charles A Lindbergh to NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Attila Zoller, Hungarian-American jazz guitarist, educator (Vermont Jazz Center, 1974-98), and inventor (bi-directional pickup), born in Visegrád, Hungary (d. 1998)
  • Knut Wiggen, Norwegian computer music pioneer and composer, born in Buvika (d. 2016)
  • Slim Dusty [David Kirkpatrick], Australian country music singer-songwriter, born in Kempsey, New South Wales (d. 2003)

Famous Deaths

  • Henry CK "Clan" Petty-Fitzmaurice, gov of India (1888-94), dies at 82
1927 Highlights

About June 13, 1927

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 5 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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