Historical Events In 1927
Saturday, 20 July 2019
Sep 29 On this day in history willem Einthoven, Dutch physiologist (Nobel-1924), dies at 67
Sep 30 In the year 1927 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 In the year 1927 wilhelm Harteveld, composer, dies at 68
Oct 02 Svante August Arrhenius, chemist, dies on this day in history.
Oct 04 Gutzon Borglum begins sculpting Mt. Rushmore in the year 1927.
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 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 On this day in history 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) on this day in history.
Oct 11 In the year 1927 lou Gehrig elected MVP
Oct 11 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Oct 13 In the year 1927 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 The birth of George C Scott, American actor and director in the year 1927.
Oct 19 On this day in history marjorie Tallchief, US ballerina (Harkness Ballet)
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 on this day in history.
Oct 22 Ross Youngs, Hall of Fame baseballer, dies of Bright's disease at 30 in the year 1927.
Oct 23 City of Netanya, Israel founded in the year 1927.
Oct 23 Edward Kienholz, US sculptor (Roxy) on this day in history.
Oct 23 Town of Netanya Israel founded by Nathan Strauss in the year 1927.
Oct 24 Renato de Grandis, composer on this day in history.
Oct 25 On this day in history barbara Cook, Atlanta Ga, stage singer/actress (Music Man)