On This Day

What Happened on May 31, 1927

Historical Events

  • Tiger 1st baseman Johnny Neun makes an unassisted triple play

Famous Birthdays

  • (James) "Red" Holloway, American jazz tenor saxophonist, born in Helena, Arkansas (d. 2012)
  • Isabel Stoate, British diplomat
  • James Eberle, British admiral, director of the Royal Institute of International Affairs)
  • Michael Sandberg, British CEO (Hong Kong & Shanghai Banking Corp)
1927 Highlights

About May 31, 1927

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 4 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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