On This Day

What Happened on May 31, 1927

Historical Events

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

Famous Birthdays

  • 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)
  • Red Holloway [James], Helena, Arkansas, jazz tenor saxophonist, (d. 2012)
1927 Highlights

About May 31, 1927

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 4 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Gemini