On This Day

What Happened on September 5, 1927

Historical Events

  • Red Sox beat Yankees 12-11 in 18 innings

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestPaul Volcker

Paul Volcker, American economist and Chairman of the US Federal Reserve (1979-87), born in Cape May, New Jersey (d. 2019)

Chairman of the Federal Reserve and Economist Paul Volcker
Chairman of the Federal Reserve and Economist
Paul Volcker

1927 Highlights

About September 5, 1927

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 1 month and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Virgo