What Happened on December 27, 1934

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 1st youth hostel in US opens (Northfield, Mass)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Shah of Persia Mohammed Reza Pahlavi declares Persia now Iran

Last Shah of Iran Mohammad Reza Pahlavi
Last Shah of Iran
Mohammad Reza Pahlavi
  • Vernon Duke & James Hanley's musical premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Larissa Latynina, Ukraine, gymnist (Olympic gold 1956, 60, 64)