On This Day

What Happened on November 18, 1927

Famous Birthdays

  • Eldar Ryazanov, Russian film director and screenwriter (A Cruel Romance), born in Kuybyshev, USSR (d. 2015)
  • Hank Ballard [John Henry Kendricks], American rocker (The Midnighters - "The Twist" - pre-Chubber Checker), born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 2003)
  • Lawrence Moss, American composer, born in Los Angeles, California
1927 Highlights

About November 18, 1927

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 11 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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