What Happened on November 8, 1927

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Connor [Mary Jean Loutsenhizer], American jazz singer ("I Wonder What Became of Me"), born in Kansas City, Missouri (d. 2009)
  • Ivo Vinco, Italian operatic bass singer, born in Verona, Italy (d. 2014)
  • Ken Dodd, British singer and comedian described as "the last great music hall entertainer", born in Knotty Ash, Liverpool, England (d. 2018)

Patti PagePatti Page (1927-2013)

American pop singer ("With My Eyes Wide Open, I'm Dreaming"; "Tennessee Waltz"), born in Claremore, Oklahoma

  • Samuel Irving Newhouse Jr., American magazine publisher (Parade, Vogue, Vanity Fair), born in Manhattan, New York (d. 2017)
Born in 1927
1927 Highlights

About November 8, 1927

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 4 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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