On This Day

What Happened on May 27, 1935

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Supreme Court declares FDR's National Recovery Act unconstitutional

32nd US President Franklin D. Roosevelt
32nd US President
Franklin D. Roosevelt

Famous Birthdays

  • Elias Gistelinck, Flemish composer
  • Lee Meriwether, Miss America (Time Tunnel, Barnaby Jones), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Mal Evans [Malcolm Frederick Evans], British Beatles roadie and assistant, born in Liverpool, England (d. 1976)
  • Ramsey Lewis, American jazz-pop pianist (Hang on Sloopy), born in Chicago, Illinois
1935 Highlights

About May 27, 1935

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 2 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Gemini