On This Day

What Happened on March 12, 1927

Famous Birthdays

  • Raúl Alfonsín, President of Argentina (1983-89), born in Chascomús, Buenos Aires (d. 2009)

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur Bernard Deacon, British anthropologist (Malekula: A Vanishing People in the New Hebrides), dies of blackwater fever (b. 1903)
1927 Highlights

About March 12, 1927

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 5 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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