Historical Events In 1927
Thursday, 22 August 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 On this day in history the birth of Fidel Castro, Cuban leader
Aug 14 Frank Cvitanovich, film maker in the year 1927.
Aug 16 In the year 1927 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 On this day in history horace Alderman, US, murderer, hanged
Aug 18 Rosalynn Smith Carter, Georgia, 1st lady (1977-1981), Jimmy's lust in the year 1927.
Aug 19 James T Broyhill, (Sen-R-NC, 1986) on this day in history.
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 4th Pan-African Congress meets (NYC) on this day in history.
Aug 21 Wilhelm Jr Killmayer, composer in the year 1927.
Aug 22 On this day in history babe Ruth hits 40th of 60 homers
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 In the year 1927 dick Bruna, Dutch illustrator
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 On this day in history 41st US Womens Tennis: Helen Wills Moody beats Betty Nuthall (61 64)
Aug 30 In the year 1927 geoffrey Beene, Louisiana, dress designer (8 Coty Awards)
Sep 01 Tommy Evans, rocker (Drifters) in the year 1927.
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 Charles Lindbergh visits Boise, Idaho, on his cross-country tour on this day in history.
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 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 in the year 1927.
Sep 09 In the year 1927 elvin Jones, rocker