On This Day

What Happened on April 27, 1931

Historical Events

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Igor Oistrach, Russian violinist, son of David Oistrach, born in Odessa, Ukraine
  • Krzysztof Komeda, Polish jazz and film composer and pianist (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? 89 years, 3 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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