On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 1927

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Lord Wolfson, English multi-millionaire
  • Mose Allison, jazz artist (Black Country Suite), born in Tippo, Mississippi (d. 2016)

Famous Deaths

  • Wilhelm Ludvig Johannsen, Danish Botanist and Geneticist who provided evidence for Hugo de Vries' mutation theory, dies at 70