What Happened on July 27, 1933

Famous Birthdays

  • Nick Reynolds, American folk singer, tenor guitarist, and bongo player (The Kingston Trio, 1957-67 - "Tom Dooley"; "M.T.A."), born in San Diego, California (d. 2008)
  • Roger Harris, New Zealand cricketer (NZ opening batsman vs England 1959), born in Otahuhu, Auckland
  • Ted Whitten, Australian rules footballer, born in Footscray, Australia (d. 1995)

Famous Deaths

  • James E. Talmage, English religious leader (LDS Church apostle), dies at 70
1933 Highlights

About July 27, 1933

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 6 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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