On This Day

What Happened on October 12, 1927

Historical Events

  • Hermann Goerner of Germany raises 24 men weighing 4,123 lbs on a plank with soles of his feet

Famous Birthdays

  • Antonia Rey [Francesch], Cuban-born American actress (True Colors, Wise Guys), born in Havana, Cuba
1927 Highlights

About October 12, 1927

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 94 years and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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