Historical Events In 1927
Sunday, 24 May 2020
Jul 21 J J Lyons, cricketer (14 Tests for Australia), dies in the year 1927.
Jul 21 Stefan Niculescu, composer in the year 1927.
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 In the year 1927 james J Howard, (Rep-D-NJ, 1965- )
Jul 24 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 in the year 1927.
Jul 24 The Menin Gate war memorial is unveiled at Ypres in the year 1927.
Jul 25 In the year 1927 matilde Serao, [Tuffolina], Italian writer (Land of Cockayne), dies
Jul 25 In the year 1927 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 In the year 1927 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 In the year 1927 1st iron lung installed (Bellevue hospital, NY)
Jul 29 In the year 1927 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 Robert Marquies de Flers, French writer (Monsieur Bretonneau), dies in the year 1927.
Jul 31 Walter Vogt, writer on this day in history.
Aug 01 In the year 1927 earliest date for a film to be considered for the Academy Awards
Aug 02 Brian Neill, British Lord Justice of Appeal on this day in history.
Aug 03 Enrique Pinella, composer on this day in history.
Aug 04 In the year 1927 john Dillon, Irish nationalist/British Lower house leader, dies at 75
Aug 04 In the year 1927 peace Bridge between US & Canada opened
Aug 04 Peace Bridge between US & Canada opens in the year 1927.
Aug 05 In the year 1927 gunnar Bucht, composer
Aug 05 Phillies Cy Williams hits for cycle in just 4 at bats in the year 1927.
Aug 05 Tom Groube, cricketer (Test for Australia 1880), dies on this day in history.
Aug 06 Andy Warhol, McKeesport PA, artist/producer (Frankenstein, Bad) on this day in history.
Aug 06 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 in the year 1927.
Aug 07 Carl Switzer, IL, actor (Alfalfa-Our Gang) in the year 1927.
Aug 07 Peace Bridge between US & Canada dedicated in the year 1927.
Aug 08 On this day in history elis Juliana, Antillian writer/poet (Lady of the Night: A flower)
Aug 09 On this day in history marvin Minsky, Artifical intelligence computer scientist (MIT)
Aug 11 James Eaton, Lord-Lieutenant of the City of Londonderry on this day in history.