On This Day

What Happened on September 15, 1927

Famous Birthdays

  • David Stove, Australian philosopher, (d. 1994)
  • Norm Crosby, American comedian and "Master of the Malaprop" (Liar's Club), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 2020)

Famous Deaths

  • Herman Gorter, Dutch socialist and poet (May, Tiny Hero's Poem), dies at 62
1927 Highlights

About September 15, 1927

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 1 month and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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