What Happened on August 27, 1931

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Joe Cunningham, American baseball player
  • Sri Chinmoy, Indian guru, born in Shakpura, British India (now Bangladesh) (d. 2007)

Famous Deaths

  • Francis Marion Smith, American borax magnate (b. 1846)
  • Frank Harris, Irish author and editor (b. 1856)
  • Willem H Nolens, priest/2nd Chamber member, dies