On This Day

What Happened on October 15, 1927

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Henry, American baseball player (Boston Red Sox, Cincinnati Reds), born in Alice, Texas (d. 2014)
  • Mary Perot Nichols, American journalist, born in York, Pennsylvania (d. 1996)
  • Oswald Moxley Gibbs, Grenadian diplomat (High Commissioners to the United Kingdom 1974-78), born in Grenada (d. 1995)

Famous Weddings

Graham Greene

Writer Graham Greene (23) weds Vivien Dayrell-Browning at St. Mary's Church in Hampstead, North London

1927 Highlights

About October 15, 1927

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 94 years and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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