Historical Events In 1927
Friday, 19 April 2019
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 The birth of Fidel Castro, Cuban leader in the year 1927.
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 On this day in history bernard "Bernie" Cornfeld, Romanian/US financier (Fund of Funds)
Aug 17 Horace Alderman, US, murderer, hanged in the year 1927.
Aug 18 Rosalynn Smith Carter, Georgia, 1st lady (1977-1981), Jimmy's lust on this day in history.
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 4th Pan-African Congress meets (NYC) in the year 1927.
Aug 21 Wilhelm Jr Killmayer, composer on this day in history.
Aug 22 On this day in history 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.) in the year 1927.
Aug 23 Dick Bruna, Dutch illustrator on this day in history.
Aug 23 On this day in history 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 On this day in history francois Leydet, sierra club (Last Redwoods)
Aug 27 On this day in history parks College, America's oldest aviation school, opens
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 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 On this day in history 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 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 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 In the year 1927 elvin Jones, rocker