On This Day

What Happened on March 2, 1927

Famous Birthdays

  • Ray Prosser, Welsh rugby union prop (22 caps Wales, 1 British & Irish Lions; Pontypool) and coach (Pontypool RFC 1969-87), born in Pontypool, Wales (d. 2020)
  • Roger Walkowiak, French road cyclist (Tour de France 1956), born in Montlu├žon, France (d. 2017)
  • Siegfried Kohler, German composer (Tausend Sterne sind ein Dom), born in Meissen, Germany (d. 1984)
  • Witold Szalonek, Polish composer (Satire), educator, and musicologist, born in Czechowice-Dziedzice, Poland (d. 2001) [1]
1927 Highlights

About March 2, 1927

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 9 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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