On This Day

What Happened on March 27, 1937

Historical Events

  • Feijenoord Stadion, home ground of Dutch football club Feyenoord Rotterdam and nicknamed De Kuip opens after 2 years in construction

Famous Birthdays

  • Francesco Janich, Italian soccer defender (6 caps; Bologna), born in Udine, Italy (d. 2019)
  • Johnny Copeland, American blues guitarist and singer (Lion's Den), born in Haynesville, Louisiana (d. 1997)
  • Thomas Aquinas Daly, American painter, born in Albany, New York
1937 Highlights

About March 27, 1937

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 7 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aries