Historical Events In 1927
Sunday, 19 January 2020
Aug 12 "Wings," the only silent film to win an Oscar for best picture, opens in the year 1927.
Aug 13 On this day in history james Curwood, US journalist/writer (Valley of Silent Men), dies at 49
Aug 13 The birth of Fidel Castro, Cuban leader in the year 1927.
Aug 14 On this day in history frank Cvitanovich, film maker
Aug 16 1st HR hit out of Comiskey Park Chicago (NY Yankee Babe Ruth) on this day in history.
Aug 17 In the year 1927 bernard "Bernie" Cornfeld, Romanian/US financier (Fund of Funds)
Aug 17 Horace Alderman, US, murderer, hanged on this day in history.
Aug 18 In the year 1927 rosalynn Smith Carter, Georgia, 1st lady (1977-1981), Jimmy's lust
Aug 19 James T Broyhill, (Sen-R-NC, 1986) in the year 1927.
Aug 19 Metropolitan Sergius proclaims the declaration of loyalty of the Russian Orthodox Church to the Soviet state in the year 1927.
Aug 20 On this day in history geriatric1927, English video blogger
Aug 21 4th Pan-African Congress meets (NYC) in the year 1927.
Aug 21 In the year 1927 wilhelm Jr Killmayer, composer
Aug 22 Babe Ruth hits 40th of 60 homers on this day in history.
Aug 23 On this day in history anarchists Sacco and Vanzetti are executed in Boston for murdering two men during a 1920 robbery. (They were posthumously exhonerated in 1977.)
Aug 23 Dick Bruna, Dutch illustrator on this day in history.
Aug 23 In the year 1927 nicola Sacco & Bartolomeo Vanzetti, executed in Mass
Aug 24 In the year 1927 roger Danneels, Flemish accordionist
Aug 25 Althea Gibson, Silver SC, 1st black tennis champion in a major event on this day in history.
Aug 26 Francois Leydet, sierra club (Last Redwoods) on this day in history.
Aug 27 Parks College, America's oldest aviation school, opens in the year 1927.
Aug 29 On this day in history marion Williams, US gospel singers (Stars of Faith)
Aug 30 41st US Womens Tennis: Helen Wills Moody beats Betty Nuthall (61 64) on this day in history.
Aug 30 Geoffrey Beene, Louisiana, dress designer (8 Coty Awards) on this day in history.
Sep 01 In the year 1927 tommy Evans, rocker (Drifters)
Sep 02 Francis Matthews, British actor (On the Bowery, Paul Temple) on this day in history.
Sep 02 On this day in history rumour starts that Yankee Lou Gehrig will be traded to Tigers
Sep 04 On this day in history aleksandr Nikolayevich Matinchenko, Russia, cosmonaut
Sep 04 Charles Lindbergh visits Boise, Idaho, on his cross-country tour on this day in history.
Sep 05 Paul Volcker, Federal Reserve chairman in the year 1927.
Sep 05 Red Sox beat Yankees 12-11 in 18 innings on this day in history.
Sep 06 B G DeSylva/Lew Brown's musical "Good News," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Sep 07 Philo Farnsworth demonstrates 1st use of TV in SF on this day in history.
Sep 09 Elvin Jones, rocker on this day in history.