Historical Events In 1927
Tuesday, 19 February 2019
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 The birth of Fidel Castro, Cuban leader in the year 1927.
Aug 14 Frank Cvitanovich, film maker on this day in history.
Aug 16 1st HR hit out of Comiskey Park Chicago (NY Yankee Babe Ruth) on this day in history.
Aug 17 On this day in history bernard "Bernie" Cornfeld, Romanian/US financier (Fund of Funds)
Aug 17 On this day in history horace Alderman, US, murderer, hanged
Aug 18 On this day in history rosalynn Smith Carter, Georgia, 1st lady (1977-1981), Jimmy's lust
Aug 19 In the year 1927 james T Broyhill, (Sen-R-NC, 1986)
Aug 19 On this day in history 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 In the year 1927 4th Pan-African Congress meets (NYC)
Aug 21 On this day in history wilhelm Jr Killmayer, composer
Aug 22 In the year 1927 babe Ruth hits 40th of 60 homers
Aug 23 Anarchists Sacco and Vanzetti are executed in Boston for murdering two men during a 1920 robbery. (They were posthumously exhonerated in 1977.) on this day in history.
Aug 23 On this day in history dick Bruna, Dutch illustrator
Aug 23 Nicola Sacco & Bartolomeo Vanzetti, executed in Mass on this day in history.
Aug 24 Roger Danneels, Flemish accordionist on this day in history.
Aug 25 Althea Gibson, Silver SC, 1st black tennis champion in a major event in the year 1927.
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 Marion Williams, US gospel singers (Stars of Faith) in the year 1927.
Aug 30 41st US Womens Tennis: Helen Wills Moody beats Betty Nuthall (61 64) in the year 1927.
Aug 30 Geoffrey Beene, Louisiana, dress designer (8 Coty Awards) on this day in history.
Sep 01 Tommy Evans, rocker (Drifters) in the year 1927.
Sep 02 In the year 1927 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 on this day in history.
Sep 04 Charles Lindbergh visits Boise, Idaho, on his cross-country tour in the year 1927.
Sep 05 On this day in history paul Volcker, Federal Reserve chairman
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 Philo Farnsworth demonstrates 1st use of TV in SF on this day in history.
Sep 09 Elvin Jones, rocker in the year 1927.