On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 1935

Historical Events

Film tv awardsAcademy Awards

7th Academy Awards: "It Happened One Night", Clark Gable, and Claudette Colbert win

Famous Birthdays

  • Alberto Remedios, British opera & concert singer, born in Liverpool, England (d. 2016)
  • Mirella Freni, Italian lyric soprano (Madame Butterfly), born in Modena, Italy (d. 2020)
1935 Highlights

About February 27, 1935

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 7 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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