On This Day

What Happened on September 19, 1927

Famous Birthdays

  • Rosemary Harris, British actress (Spider-Man, The Lion in Winter, Holocaust, Notorious Woman, Tom & Viv), born in Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire, England
  • William Hickey, American actor (Prizzi's Honor, The Nightmare Before Christmas), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1997)

Famous Deaths

  • Michael Peter Ancher, Danish painter (b. 1849)
1927 Highlights

About September 19, 1927

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 10 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Virgo