Historical Events In 1927
Friday, 18 October 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 In the year 1927 frank Cvitanovich, film maker
Aug 16 1st HR hit out of Comiskey Park Chicago (NY Yankee Babe Ruth) in the year 1927.
Aug 17 Bernard "Bernie" Cornfeld, Romanian/US financier (Fund of Funds) in the year 1927.
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 in the year 1927.
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 On this day in history wilhelm Jr Killmayer, composer
Aug 22 Babe Ruth hits 40th of 60 homers in the year 1927.
Aug 23 On this day in history anarchists Sacco and Vanzetti are executed in Boston for murdering two men during a 1920 robbery. (They were posthumously exhonerated in 1977.)
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 On this day in history roger Danneels, Flemish accordionist
Aug 25 In the year 1927 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 In the year 1927 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 In the year 1927 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 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 B G DeSylva/Lew Brown's musical "Good News," premieres in NYC in the year 1927.
Sep 07 In the year 1927 philo Farnsworth demonstrates 1st use of TV in SF
Sep 09 On this day in history elvin Jones, rocker