What Happened on April 27, 1931

Historical Events

  • 100°F (38°C), Pahala, Hawaii (state record)

Famous Birthdays

  • Igor Oistrakh, Soviet-Russian concert violinist (Wieniawski Competition, 1952), and educator (Moscow Conservatory, Brussels Royal Conservatory), born in Odessa, Ukraine, Soviet Union (now Ukraine) (d. 2021)
  • Krzysztof Komeda, Polish jazz pianist and film composer (Rosemary's Baby), born in Poznań, Poland (d. 1969)
  • Maxine Brown, American country music singer (Browns), born in Campti, Louisiana (d. 2019)
1931 Highlights

About April 27, 1931

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 7 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Taurus