On This Day

What Happened on September 11, 1927

Historical Events

  • After losing 21 in a row to NY, the Browns win their last meeting, 6-2

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Yankees slugger Babe Ruth hits 50th home run during his MLB record 60 HR season in New York's 6-2 loss to St. Louis Browns at Yankee Stadium

Baseball Legend Babe Ruth
Baseball Legend
Babe Ruth

Famous Birthdays

  • G. David Schine, American businessman, born in Gloversville, New York (d. 1996)
  • Vernon Corea, Sri Lankan pioneer radio broadcaster, born in Kurana, Sri Lanka (d. 2002)
1927 Highlights

About September 11, 1927

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 1 month and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Virgo