Historical Events In 1927
Wednesday, 22 January 2020
Sep 29 In the year 1927 willem Einthoven, Dutch physiologist (Nobel-1924), dies at 67
Sep 30 On this day in history babe Ruth hits record setting 60th HR (off Tom Zachary)
Sep 30 In the year 1927 w. S. Merwin, American poet
Oct 01 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1927 alice Bauer, LPGA golfer
Oct 07 Al Martino, Phila, singer (Here in My Heart)/actor (Godfather) on this day in history.
Oct 07 Yank Herb Pennock retires 1st 22 Pirates in World Series game in the year 1927.
Oct 08 Al Duncan, drummer in the year 1927.
Oct 08 On this day in history nY Yankees sweep Pirates in 24th World Series
Oct 09 On this day in history ivan Metropolitan Ioann Snychev, Russion Orthodox Priest
Oct 10 In the year 1927 clairmonte Depeiaza, cricketer (world record partnership v Aust 1955)
Oct 11 Lou Gehrig elected MVP in the year 1927.
Oct 11 In the year 1927 lou Gehrig named AL MVP (Babe Ruth (former winner) not eligible)
Oct 12 Antonia Rey, Havana Cuba, actress (True Colors, Wise Guys) on this day in history.
Oct 12 Hermann Gorner of Germany raises 24 men weighing 4,123 lbs on a plank with soles of his feet in the year 1927.
Oct 13 On this day in history anita Kerr, Memphis TN, singer (Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour)
Oct 16 In the year 1927 gus Yatron, (Rep-D-PA, 1969- )
Oct 17 Ban Johnson, in failing health, retires as AL president on this day in history.
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 in the year 1927.
Oct 21 On this day in history nadine Judd, [Nadia Moore/Nerina], S African/British ballerina
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 on this day in history.
Oct 23 City of Netanya, Israel founded on this day in history.
Oct 23 Edward Kienholz, US sculptor (Roxy) on this day in history.
Oct 23 On this day in history town of Netanya Israel founded by Nathan Strauss
Oct 24 In the year 1927 renato de Grandis, composer
Oct 25 Barbara Cook, Atlanta Ga, stage singer/actress (Music Man) on this day in history.