On This Day

What Happened on May 21, 1927

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Aviator Charles Lindbergh, in the Spirit of St Louis, lands in Paris after the first solo air crossing of Atlantic

Famous Birthdays

  • George Levy, antique dealer/heritage campaigner
  • Kay Kendall [Justine McCarthy], British actress (Genevieve, The Constant Husband, Les Girls), born in Withernsea, East Riding of Yorkshire (d. 1959)