On This Day

What Happened on August 27, 1935

Famous Birthdays

  • Eddie Connachan, Scottish soccer goalkeeper (2 caps; Dunfermline Athletic, Middlesbrough, Falkirk), born in Prestonpans, Scotland (d. 2021)
  • Ernie Broglio, American baseball player
  • Frank Yablans, American writer (North Dallas Forty), born in NYC, New York
  • Michael Holroyd, author
1935 Highlights

About August 27, 1935

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 3 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo