On This Day

What Happened on November 3, 1927

Historical Events

  • 22.3 cm rainfall at Somerset, Vermont (state record)
  • Rodgers & Hart's musical "Connecticut Yankee" premieres in NYC
  • Tropical storm flooding kills 84 in Winooski River Valley, Vermont

Famous Birthdays

  • Harrison McCain, Canadian businessman (McCain Foods Limited), born in Florenceville, New Brunswick
  • Zbigniew Cybulski, Polish actor (Ashes and Diamonds), born in Kniaze, Stanislawowskie, Poland (d. 1967)

Famous Deaths

  • Karel Matěj Čapek-Chod, Czech journalist (b. 1860)
1927 Highlights

About November 3, 1927

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 93 years and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Scorpio