On This Day

What Happened on October 11, 1927

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

New York Yankees first baseman Lou Gehrig is named American League MVP; despite hitting MLB record 60 HR's Babe Ruth as a former winner is not eligible

Baseball Player Lou Gehrig
Baseball Player
Lou Gehrig

Famous Birthdays

  • Jos├ęphine-Charlotte, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg, Princess of Belgium, born in Brussels, Belgium (d. 2005)
1927 Highlights

About October 11, 1927

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 9 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Libra