On This Day

What Happened on June 8, 1927

Famous Birthdays

  • Dame Anne Warburton, 1st British female ambassador (1976) and President of Lucy Cavendish College (Cambridge) (d. 2015)

Jerry Stiller

Jerry Stiller, American comedian (Frank Constanza-Seinfeld, Stiller & Meara), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2020)

  • Michael Levey, English art historian and director (British National Gallery), born in Wimbledon, London (d. 2008)

Famous Weddings

Marcel Duchamp

Painter Marcel Duchamp (39) weds Lydie Sarazin-Lavassor

1927 Highlights

About June 8, 1927

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 5 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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