On This Day

What Happened on September 27, 1931

Historical Events

  • Closest NL batting race ends St. Louis Cardinals Chick Hafey's .34889 beats N.Y. Giants Bill Terry's .34861 [1]

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 [Franz Nidl], Austrian pop singer and actor, born in Niederfladnitz, Austria
  • Gerald Warner, deputy secretary (Cabinet Office)
1931 Highlights

About September 27, 1931

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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