On This Day

What Happened on October 24, 1927

Famous Birthdays

  • Gilbert Bécaud [François Gilbert Léopold Silly], French singer, pianist, composer and actor (Nathalie) known as "Monsieur 100,000 Volts" for his energetic performances, born in Toulon, France (d. 2001)
  • Renato de Grandis, Italian composer, born in Venice, Italy (d. 2008)
1927 Highlights

About October 24, 1927

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 1 month and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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