Historical Events In 1927
Thursday, 17 January 2019
Sep 29 Willem Einthoven, Dutch physiologist (Nobel-1924), dies at 67 on this day in history.
Sep 30 In the year 1927 babe Ruth hits record setting 60th HR (off Tom Zachary)
Sep 30 W. S. Merwin, American poet in the year 1927.
Oct 01 On this day in history tom Bosley, Chicago, actor (Howard-Happy Days, Murder She Wrote)
Oct 01 In the year 1927 wilhelm Harteveld, composer, dies at 68
Oct 02 On this day in history svante August Arrhenius, chemist, dies
Oct 04 In the year 1927 gutzon Borglum begins sculpting Mt. Rushmore.
Oct 06 On this day in history "Jazz Singer," 1st movie with a sound track, premieres (NYC)
Oct 06 Alice Bauer, LPGA golfer on this day in history.
Oct 07 Al Martino, Phila, singer (Here in My Heart)/actor (Godfather) in the year 1927.
Oct 07 Yank Herb Pennock retires 1st 22 Pirates in World Series game in the year 1927.
Oct 08 Al Duncan, drummer on this day in history.
Oct 08 On this day in history nY Yankees sweep Pirates in 24th World Series
Oct 09 In the year 1927 ivan Metropolitan Ioann Snychev, Russion Orthodox Priest
Oct 10 In the year 1927 clairmonte Depeiaza, cricketer (world record partnership v Aust 1955)
Oct 11 On this day in history lou Gehrig elected MVP
Oct 11 Lou Gehrig named AL MVP (Babe Ruth (former winner) not eligible) on this day in history.
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 Anita Kerr, Memphis TN, singer (Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour) on this day in history.
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 The birth of George C Scott, American actor and director on this day in history.
Oct 19 Marjorie Tallchief, US ballerina (Harkness Ballet) on this day in history.
Oct 20 In the year 1927 mikhail Mikhaylovich Ivanov, composer, dies at 78
Oct 20 Oskar Pastior, writer in the year 1927.
Oct 21 Nadine Judd, [Nadia Moore/Nerina], S African/British ballerina on this day in history.
Oct 22 Helenard J "Allan" Hendrickse, leader of S Afr Labour Party in the year 1927.
Oct 22 Ross Youngs, Hall of Fame baseballer, dies of Bright's disease at 30 in the year 1927.
Oct 23 On this day in history city of Netanya, Israel founded
Oct 23 Edward Kienholz, US sculptor (Roxy) in the year 1927.
Oct 23 Town of Netanya Israel founded by Nathan Strauss in the year 1927.
Oct 24 On this day in history renato de Grandis, composer
Oct 25 In the year 1927 barbara Cook, Atlanta Ga, stage singer/actress (Music Man)