Historical Events In 1927
Thursday, 20 June 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 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 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 On this day in history horace Alderman, US, murderer, hanged
Aug 18 In the year 1927 rosalynn Smith Carter, Georgia, 1st lady (1977-1981), Jimmy's lust
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 In the year 1927 geriatric1927, English video blogger
Aug 21 On this day in history 4th Pan-African Congress meets (NYC)
Aug 21 On this day in history 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 In the year 1927 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 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) 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 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 in the year 1927.
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 Red Sox beat Yankees 12-11 in 18 innings on this day in history.
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 Elvin Jones, rocker on this day in history.