On This Day

What Happened on November 22, 1927

Historical Events

  • 1st snowmobile patent granted to Carl Eliason (Sayner, Wisconsin)
  • Belgian government of Henri Jaspar falls but is reformed the same day

Music releaseMusic Premiere

George Gershwin's musical "Funny Face" premieres in NYC

Composer and Pianist George Gershwin
Composer and Pianist
George Gershwin
  • Neil Simon Theater (Alvin) opens at 250 W 52nd St NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Grady "Fats" Jackson, tenor sax player
1927 Highlights

About November 22, 1927

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 8 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Sagittarius