What Happened on March 1, 1927

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Bank of Italy (later Bank of America) becomes an American National Bank

Famous Birthdays

  • Harry Belafonte, American calypso singer (Buck & the Preacher), born in Harlem, New York
  • Lusine Amara, opera/concert singer
  • Robert Heron Bork, judge, nominated for supreme court, (d. 2012)