On This Day

What Happened on September 27, 1931

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Closest NL batting race ends Chick Hafey (.3488) beats Bill Terry's

Event of interestEvent of Interest

MLB's Lou Gehrig completes his 6th straight season, playing in every game (.3486) Jim Bottomley (.3481)

Baseball Player Lou Gehrig
Baseball Player
Lou Gehrig

Famous Birthdays

  • Freddy Quinn, Austrian singer
  • Gerald Warner, deputy secretary (Cabinet Office)