On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 1934

Famous Birthdays

  • N. Scott Momaday, American author (House Made of Dawn, Pulitzer 1969), born in Lawton, Oklahoma

Person of interestRalph Nader

Ralph Nader, American consumer advocate (Unsafe at Any Speed), born in Winsted, Connecticut

Political Activist Ralph Nader
Political Activist
Ralph Nader
  • Van Williams, American actor (Green Hornet, Tycoon), born in Fort Worth, Texas (d. 2016)
  • Vincent Fourcade, French interior designer, born in Paris, France (d. 1992)
1934 Highlights

About February 27, 1934

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 6 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Pisces