Historical Events In 1927
Saturday, 10 April 2021
Aug 12 "Wings," the only silent film to win an Oscar for best picture, opens on this day in history.
Aug 13 On this day in history james Curwood, US journalist/writer (Valley of Silent Men), dies at 49
Aug 13 In the year 1927 the birth of Fidel Castro, Cuban leader
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) in the year 1927.
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 Rosalynn Smith Carter, Georgia, 1st lady (1977-1981), Jimmy's lust on this day in history.
Aug 19 James T Broyhill, (Sen-R-NC, 1986) in the year 1927.
Aug 19 Metropolitan Sergius proclaims the declaration of loyalty of the Russian Orthodox Church to the Soviet state on this day in history.
Aug 20 Geriatric1927, English video blogger in the year 1927.
Aug 21 On this day in history 4th Pan-African Congress meets (NYC)
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 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 on this day in history.
Aug 23 Nicola Sacco & Bartolomeo Vanzetti, executed in Mass in the year 1927.
Aug 24 On this day in history roger Danneels, Flemish accordionist
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) 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) in the year 1927.
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 In the year 1927 tommy Evans, rocker (Drifters)
Sep 02 Francis Matthews, British actor (On the Bowery, Paul Temple) on this day in history.
Sep 02 In the year 1927 rumour starts that Yankee Lou Gehrig will be traded to Tigers
Sep 04 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1927 philo Farnsworth demonstrates 1st use of TV in SF
Sep 09 In the year 1927 elvin Jones, rocker