Historical Events In 1927
Monday, 10 December 2018
Aug 12 "Wings," the only silent film to win an Oscar for best picture, opens in the year 1927.
Aug 13 James Curwood, US journalist/writer (Valley of Silent Men), dies at 49 on this day in history.
Aug 13 In the year 1927 the birth of Fidel Castro, Cuban leader
Aug 14 On this day in history frank Cvitanovich, film maker
Aug 16 On this day in history 1st HR hit out of Comiskey Park Chicago (NY Yankee Babe Ruth)
Aug 17 Bernard "Bernie" Cornfeld, Romanian/US financier (Fund of Funds) in the year 1927.
Aug 17 On this day in history horace Alderman, US, murderer, hanged
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) on this day in history.
Aug 19 Metropolitan Sergius proclaims the declaration of loyalty of the Russian Orthodox Church to the Soviet state in the year 1927.
Aug 20 In the year 1927 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 in the year 1927.
Aug 23 On this day in history nicola Sacco & Bartolomeo Vanzetti, executed in Mass
Aug 24 Roger Danneels, Flemish accordionist on this day in history.
Aug 25 On this day in history althea Gibson, Silver SC, 1st black tennis champion in a major event
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 Marion Williams, US gospel singers (Stars of Faith) on this day in history.
Aug 30 In the year 1927 41st US Womens Tennis: Helen Wills Moody beats Betty Nuthall (61 64)
Aug 30 On this day in history geoffrey Beene, Louisiana, dress designer (8 Coty Awards)
Sep 01 Tommy Evans, rocker (Drifters) on this day in history.
Sep 02 In the year 1927 francis Matthews, British actor (On the Bowery, Paul Temple)
Sep 02 In the year 1927 rumour starts that Yankee Lou Gehrig will be traded to Tigers
Sep 04 In the year 1927 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 In the year 1927 red Sox beat Yankees 12-11 in 18 innings
Sep 06 In the year 1927 b G DeSylva/Lew Brown's musical "Good News," premieres in NYC
Sep 07 In the year 1927 philo Farnsworth demonstrates 1st use of TV in SF
Sep 09 Elvin Jones, rocker on this day in history.