On This Day

What Happened on June 27, 1927

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Keeshan, American actor (Captain Kangaroo), born in Lynbrook, New York (d. 2004)
  • David Hobman, English human right activist and director (Age Concern England) (d. 2003)
  • Johnny "Big Moose" Walker, American electric and Chicago blues pianist, organist, and bass guitar player Muddy Waters; Junior Wells; Elmore James), born in Stoneville, Mississippi (d. 1999)
  • Robert Casey, American actor (Henry-Aldrich Family Show, What to Do on a Date), born in Rochester, New York
1927 Highlights

About June 27, 1927

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 3 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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