On This Day

What Happened on May 8, 1927

Famous Birthdays

  • Ian Denholm, CEO (Murray Investment Trust)
  • Murray Lerner, American documentary and experimental film director and producer (Secrets of the Reef), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2017)
  • Philip Wilkinson, deputy chairman (National Westminster Bank)
1927 Highlights

About May 8, 1927

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 6 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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