On This Day

What Happened on October 16, 1927

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestGünter Grass

Günter Grass, German writer and playwright (The Tin Drum) and Nobel Prize laureate (1999), born in Danzig

Writer and playwright Günter Grass
Writer and playwright
Günter Grass
  • Gus Yatron, (Rep-D-PA, 1969- )
  • Lee Montague, British actor (Uncle Sasha-Holocaust), born in London, England
1927 Highlights

About October 16, 1927

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 4 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Libra