Historical Events In 1927
Sunday, 24 May 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 On this day in history the birth of Fidel Castro, Cuban leader
Aug 14 Frank Cvitanovich, film maker in the year 1927.
Aug 16 On this day in history 1st HR hit out of Comiskey Park Chicago (NY Yankee Babe Ruth)
Aug 17 In the year 1927 bernard "Bernie" Cornfeld, Romanian/US financier (Fund of Funds)
Aug 17 Horace Alderman, US, murderer, hanged in the year 1927.
Aug 18 On this day in history 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 In the year 1927 metropolitan Sergius proclaims the declaration of loyalty of the Russian Orthodox Church to the Soviet state.
Aug 20 In the year 1927 geriatric1927, English video blogger
Aug 21 4th Pan-African Congress meets (NYC) on this day in history.
Aug 21 In the year 1927 wilhelm Jr Killmayer, composer
Aug 22 Babe Ruth hits 40th of 60 homers in the year 1927.
Aug 23 In the year 1927 anarchists Sacco and Vanzetti are executed in Boston for murdering two men during a 1920 robbery. (They were posthumously exhonerated in 1977.)
Aug 23 On this day in history dick Bruna, Dutch illustrator
Aug 23 Nicola Sacco & Bartolomeo Vanzetti, executed in Mass in the year 1927.
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) in the year 1927.
Aug 27 In the year 1927 parks College, America's oldest aviation school, opens
Aug 29 In the year 1927 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 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 On this day in history francis Matthews, British actor (On the Bowery, Paul Temple)
Sep 02 Rumour starts that Yankee Lou Gehrig will be traded to Tigers in the year 1927.
Sep 04 Aleksandr Nikolayevich Matinchenko, Russia, cosmonaut in the year 1927.
Sep 04 Charles Lindbergh visits Boise, Idaho, on his cross-country tour on this day in history.
Sep 05 In the year 1927 paul Volcker, Federal Reserve chairman
Sep 05 On this day in history red Sox beat Yankees 12-11 in 18 innings
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 in the year 1927.
Sep 09 Elvin Jones, rocker in the year 1927.