On This Day

What Happened on January 27, 1930

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobby "Blue" Bland, Rosemark TN, blues singer (Call on the Drummer), (d. 2013)
  • Esteban Edward Torres, American politician (Rep-D-CA, 1983-99), born in Miami, Arizona
  • Roger Sims, British MP

Famous Deaths

  • Jean Hure, French composer and organist, dies at 52
1930 Highlights

About January 27, 1930

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 10 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aquarius