Historical Events In 1927
Saturday, 25 January 2020
Jul 21 J J Lyons, cricketer (14 Tests for Australia), dies on this day in history.
Jul 21 Stefan Niculescu, composer on this day in history.
Jul 22 On this day in history george Hunter, South Africa, light heavyweight boxer (Oly-gold-1948)
Jul 23 On this day in history saad Zaghlul, Egyptian parliament chairman, dies at 74
Jul 24 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Jul 25 On this day in history midge Decter, St Paul Minn, anti woman's lib (Liberated Woman...)
Jul 26 In the year 1927 g S Ramchand, cricketer (valuable all-rounder in 33 Tests for India)
Jul 27 On this day in history major Bernard Montgomery (29) marries widow Betty Carver
Jul 27 Sat Mahajan, Indian politician in the year 1927.
Jul 28 In the year 1927 john Ashbery, American poet
Jul 29 1st iron lung installed (Bellevue hospital, NY) in the year 1927.
Jul 29 In the year 1927 harry K V Mulisch, writer (Message to King Rat)
Jul 30 In the year 1927 richard Johnson, actor (Never So Few, Restless, Beyond the Door)
Jul 30 On this day in history 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 On this day in history brian Neill, British Lord Justice of Appeal
Aug 03 Enrique Pinella, composer in the year 1927.
Aug 04 In the year 1927 john Dillon, Irish nationalist/British Lower house leader, dies at 75
Aug 04 On this day in history peace Bridge between US & Canada opened
Aug 04 On this day in history peace Bridge between US & Canada opens
Aug 05 In the year 1927 gunnar Bucht, composer
Aug 05 Phillies Cy Williams hits for cycle in just 4 at bats on this day in history.
Aug 05 Tom Groube, cricketer (Test for Australia 1880), dies in the year 1927.
Aug 06 On this day in history andy Warhol, McKeesport PA, artist/producer (Frankenstein, Bad)
Aug 06 In the year 1927 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 Peace Bridge between US & Canada dedicated on this day in history.
Aug 08 On this day in history elis Juliana, Antillian writer/poet (Lady of the Night: A flower)
Aug 09 In the year 1927 marvin Minsky, Artifical intelligence computer scientist (MIT)
Aug 11 James Eaton, Lord-Lieutenant of the City of Londonderry in the year 1927.