On This Day

What Happened on October 27, 1933

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Floyd Cramer, American Hall of Fame pianist (Last Date, On the Rebound), born in Shreveport, Louisiana (d. 1997)
  • Valentin Boreyko, Russian rower (Olympic gold 1960), born in Leningrad (d. 2012)

Famous Deaths

  • Julius Klengel, German cellist and composer, dies at 74
  • Meir Shapira, rabbi/organizer (Daf Yomi), dies