On This Day

What Happened on July 27, 1932

Historical Events

  • Paul Gorgoulov, assassin of French president Doumer, sentenced to death

Famous Birthdays

  • Beverly Byron, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Maryland), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Curnick Muzuvukile Ndlovu, South Africian worker's union leader, and African National Congress Leader, born in Matatiele, South Africa (d. 2002)
  • Robert Cowan, CEO (Highlands & Islands Enterprises), born in Edinburgh (d.1993)
1932 Highlights

About July 27, 1932

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 2 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Leo