On This Day

What Happened on September 27, 1927

Famous Birthdays

  • "Earring" George Mayweather, American blues Harmonica Player, born in Montgomery, Alabama (d. 1995)
  • Boris Porena, Italian composer, poet, and writer, born in Rome
  • Eli van der Merwe Louw, South African minister of Transport/Manpower
  • Patrick O'Neal, American actor (Under Siege, The Stepford Wives, King Rat, Night of the Iguana), born in Ocala, Florida (d. 1994)
  • Red Rodney [Robert Chudnick], American jazz trumpeter (Charlie Parker Quintet), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1994)
  • Sada Thompson, American actress (Family, Pursuit of Happiness), born in Des Moines, Iowa (d. 2011)
  • Steve Stavro, Canadian businessman (d. 2006)
1927 Highlights

About September 27, 1927

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 2 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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