On This Day

What Happened on August 27, 1932

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 200,000 English textile workers strike
  • International anti-war congress opens in Amsterdam

Famous Birthdays

  • Antonia Fraser, British author and biographer (Mary Queen of Scots), born in London, England
  • Francois Glorieux, composer
  • Mikhail Nikolayevich Burdayev, Feodosina Krim, Russian cosmonaut