Historical Events In 1927
Thursday, 13 August 2020
Aug 12 In the year 1927 "Wings," the only silent film to win an Oscar for best picture, opens
Aug 13 James Curwood, US journalist/writer (Valley of Silent Men), dies at 49 in the year 1927.
Aug 13 In the year 1927 the birth of Fidel Castro, Cuban leader
Aug 14 In the year 1927 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) on this day in history.
Aug 17 Horace Alderman, US, murderer, hanged on this day in history.
Aug 18 Rosalynn Smith Carter, Georgia, 1st lady (1977-1981), Jimmy's lust on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history 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 Geriatric1927, English video blogger on this day in history.
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 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 Dick Bruna, Dutch illustrator in the year 1927.
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 On this day in history francois Leydet, sierra club (Last Redwoods)
Aug 27 Parks College, America's oldest aviation school, opens on this day in history.
Aug 29 In the year 1927 marion Williams, US gospel singers (Stars of Faith)
Aug 30 On this day in history 41st US Womens Tennis: Helen Wills Moody beats Betty Nuthall (61 64)
Aug 30 Geoffrey Beene, Louisiana, dress designer (8 Coty Awards) on this day in history.
Sep 01 Tommy Evans, rocker (Drifters) on this day in history.
Sep 02 Francis Matthews, British actor (On the Bowery, Paul Temple) on this day in history.
Sep 02 Rumour starts that Yankee Lou Gehrig will be traded to Tigers in the year 1927.
Sep 04 On this day in history aleksandr Nikolayevich Matinchenko, Russia, cosmonaut
Sep 04 In the year 1927 charles Lindbergh visits Boise, Idaho, on his cross-country tour
Sep 05 Paul Volcker, Federal Reserve chairman on this day in history.
Sep 05 In the year 1927 red Sox beat Yankees 12-11 in 18 innings
Sep 06 On this day in history b G DeSylva/Lew Brown's musical "Good News," premieres in NYC
Sep 07 Philo Farnsworth demonstrates 1st use of TV in SF in the year 1927.
Sep 09 Elvin Jones, rocker in the year 1927.