Historical Events In 1927
Saturday, 25 May 2019
Jul 21 In the year 1927 j J Lyons, cricketer (14 Tests for Australia), dies
Jul 21 Stefan Niculescu, composer on this day in history.
Jul 22 George Hunter, South Africa, light heavyweight boxer (Oly-gold-1948) on this day in history.
Jul 23 In the year 1927 saad Zaghlul, Egyptian parliament chairman, dies at 74
Jul 24 In the year 1927 james J Howard, (Rep-D-NJ, 1965- )
Jul 24 In the year 1927 opening of the Menin Gate Memorial to the Missing in Ypres, Belgium The gate records the names of over 56,000 allied soldiers, among them 6,176 Australian soldiers of the First Australian Imperial Force (AIF), missing in the battles near Ypres during the First World War
Jul 24 In the year 1927 the Menin Gate war memorial is unveiled at Ypres.
Jul 25 Matilde Serao, [Tuffolina], Italian writer (Land of Cockayne), dies in the year 1927.
Jul 25 Midge Decter, St Paul Minn, anti woman's lib (Liberated Woman...) on this day in history.
Jul 26 On this day in history g S Ramchand, cricketer (valuable all-rounder in 33 Tests for India)
Jul 27 Major Bernard Montgomery (29) marries widow Betty Carver in the year 1927.
Jul 27 Sat Mahajan, Indian politician on this day in history.
Jul 28 John Ashbery, American poet on this day in history.
Jul 29 In the year 1927 1st iron lung installed (Bellevue hospital, NY)
Jul 29 On this day in history harry K V Mulisch, writer (Message to King Rat)
Jul 30 On this day in history richard Johnson, actor (Never So Few, Restless, Beyond the Door)
Jul 30 In the year 1927 robert Marquies de Flers, French writer (Monsieur Bretonneau), dies
Jul 31 Walter Vogt, writer on this day in history.
Aug 01 Earliest date for a film to be considered for the Academy Awards in the year 1927.
Aug 02 In the year 1927 brian Neill, British Lord Justice of Appeal
Aug 03 On this day in history enrique Pinella, composer
Aug 04 John Dillon, Irish nationalist/British Lower house leader, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Aug 04 Peace Bridge between US & Canada opened on this day in history.
Aug 04 Peace Bridge between US & Canada opens on this day in history.
Aug 05 Gunnar Bucht, composer on this day in history.
Aug 05 Phillies Cy Williams hits for cycle in just 4 at bats in the year 1927.
Aug 05 On this day in history tom Groube, cricketer (Test for Australia 1880), dies
Aug 06 Andy Warhol, McKeesport PA, artist/producer (Frankenstein, Bad) in the year 1927.
Aug 06 On this day in history the third Toronto Union Station is opened officially by Edward, Prince of Wales. It was opened to the public on August 11, but passengers had to walk across to the old station tracks. The first day on which trains used the new, elevated, tracks through the new station platform was January 31, 1930.
Aug 07 On this day in history carl Switzer, IL, actor (Alfalfa-Our Gang)
Aug 07 On this day in history peace Bridge between US & Canada dedicated
Aug 08 Elis Juliana, Antillian writer/poet (Lady of the Night: A flower) in the year 1927.
Aug 09 Marvin Minsky, Artifical intelligence computer scientist (MIT) on this day in history.
Aug 11 James Eaton, Lord-Lieutenant of the City of Londonderry on this day in history.