On This Day

What Happened on December 27, 1932

Historical Events

MurderAssassination Attempt

Emperor Hirohito of Japan narrowly evades an assassination attempt by a Korean independence activist, Lee Bong-chang

Emperor of Japan Hirohito
Emperor of Japan
  • Radio City Music Hall opens in New York City
1932 Highlights

About December 27, 1932

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 1 month and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn