On This Day

What Happened on March 7, 1927

Historical Events

  • Earthquake measuring 8 on Richter scale strikes Tango, Japan

Famous Birthdays

  • Henri Landwirth, Belgian-American hotel owner and philanthropist
  • James Broderick, American actor and director (Dog Day Afternoon, Family), born in Charlestown, New Hampshire (d. 1982)
  • Jean-Paul Desbiens, Quebec writer and teacher (d. 2006)
1927 Highlights

About March 7, 1927

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 7 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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