Historical Events In 1927
Saturday, 26 September 2020
Sep 29 In the year 1927 willem Einthoven, Dutch physiologist (Nobel-1924), dies at 67
Sep 30 Babe Ruth hits record setting 60th HR (off Tom Zachary) on this day in history.
Sep 30 W. S. Merwin, American poet on this day in history.
Oct 01 In the year 1927 tom Bosley, Chicago, actor (Howard-Happy Days, Murder She Wrote)
Oct 01 On this day in history wilhelm Harteveld, composer, dies at 68
Oct 02 Svante August Arrhenius, chemist, dies on this day in history.
Oct 04 In the year 1927 gutzon Borglum begins sculpting Mt. Rushmore.
Oct 06 In the year 1927 "Jazz Singer," 1st movie with a sound track, premieres (NYC)
Oct 06 On this day in history alice Bauer, LPGA golfer
Oct 07 Al Martino, Phila, singer (Here in My Heart)/actor (Godfather) on this day in history.
Oct 07 On this day in history yank Herb Pennock retires 1st 22 Pirates in World Series game
Oct 08 In the year 1927 al Duncan, drummer
Oct 08 In the year 1927 nY Yankees sweep Pirates in 24th World Series
Oct 09 On this day in history ivan Metropolitan Ioann Snychev, Russion Orthodox Priest
Oct 10 Clairmonte Depeiaza, cricketer (world record partnership v Aust 1955) in the year 1927.
Oct 11 On this day in history lou Gehrig elected MVP
Oct 11 In the year 1927 lou Gehrig named AL MVP (Babe Ruth (former winner) not eligible)
Oct 12 On this day in history antonia Rey, Havana Cuba, actress (True Colors, Wise Guys)
Oct 12 Hermann Gorner of Germany raises 24 men weighing 4,123 lbs on a plank with soles of his feet on this day in history.
Oct 13 Anita Kerr, Memphis TN, singer (Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour) on this day in history.
Oct 16 Gus Yatron, (Rep-D-PA, 1969- ) in the year 1927.
Oct 17 In the year 1927 ban Johnson, in failing health, retires as AL president
Oct 18 In the year 1927 the birth of George C Scott, American actor and director
Oct 19 In the year 1927 marjorie Tallchief, US ballerina (Harkness Ballet)
Oct 20 Mikhail Mikhaylovich Ivanov, composer, dies at 78 on this day in history.
Oct 20 Oskar Pastior, writer on this day in history.
Oct 21 Nadine Judd, [Nadia Moore/Nerina], S African/British ballerina in the year 1927.
Oct 22 On this day in history helenard J "Allan" Hendrickse, leader of S Afr Labour Party
Oct 22 Ross Youngs, Hall of Fame baseballer, dies of Bright's disease at 30 on this day in history.
Oct 23 City of Netanya, Israel founded in the year 1927.
Oct 23 On this day in history edward Kienholz, US sculptor (Roxy)
Oct 23 In the year 1927 town of Netanya Israel founded by Nathan Strauss
Oct 24 Renato de Grandis, composer on this day in history.
Oct 25 Barbara Cook, Atlanta Ga, stage singer/actress (Music Man) in the year 1927.