Historical Events In 1927
Saturday, 25 May 2019
Sep 29 Willem Einthoven, Dutch physiologist (Nobel-1924), dies at 67 in the year 1927.
Sep 30 Babe Ruth hits record setting 60th HR (off Tom Zachary) in the year 1927.
Sep 30 W. S. Merwin, American poet in the year 1927.
Oct 01 Tom Bosley, Chicago, actor (Howard-Happy Days, Murder She Wrote) on this day in history.
Oct 01 On this day in history wilhelm Harteveld, composer, dies at 68
Oct 02 In the year 1927 svante August Arrhenius, chemist, dies
Oct 04 Gutzon Borglum begins sculpting Mt. Rushmore on this day in history.
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 On this day in history al Martino, Phila, singer (Here in My Heart)/actor (Godfather)
Oct 07 In the year 1927 yank Herb Pennock retires 1st 22 Pirates in World Series game
Oct 08 Al Duncan, drummer in the year 1927.
Oct 08 NY Yankees sweep Pirates in 24th World Series in the year 1927.
Oct 09 Ivan Metropolitan Ioann Snychev, Russion Orthodox Priest on this day in history.
Oct 10 On this day in history clairmonte Depeiaza, cricketer (world record partnership v Aust 1955)
Oct 11 Lou Gehrig elected MVP on this day in history.
Oct 11 Lou Gehrig named AL MVP (Babe Ruth (former winner) not eligible) in the year 1927.
Oct 12 In the year 1927 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 In the year 1927 anita Kerr, Memphis TN, singer (Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour)
Oct 16 Gus Yatron, (Rep-D-PA, 1969- ) on this day in history.
Oct 17 Ban Johnson, in failing health, retires as AL president in the year 1927.
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 In the year 1927 mikhail Mikhaylovich Ivanov, composer, dies at 78
Oct 20 On this day in history oskar Pastior, writer
Oct 21 Nadine Judd, [Nadia Moore/Nerina], S African/British ballerina on this day in history.
Oct 22 On this day in history helenard J "Allan" Hendrickse, leader of S Afr Labour Party
Oct 22 In the year 1927 ross Youngs, Hall of Fame baseballer, dies of Bright's disease at 30
Oct 23 In the year 1927 city of Netanya, Israel founded
Oct 23 In the year 1927 edward Kienholz, US sculptor (Roxy)
Oct 23 Town of Netanya Israel founded by Nathan Strauss on this day in history.
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.