Historical Events In 1927
Wednesday, 20 November 2019
Sep 29 On this day in history 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 In the year 1927 w. S. Merwin, American poet
Oct 01 Tom Bosley, Chicago, actor (Howard-Happy Days, Murder She Wrote) on this day in history.
Oct 01 Wilhelm Harteveld, composer, dies at 68 in the year 1927.
Oct 02 In the year 1927 svante August Arrhenius, chemist, dies
Oct 04 Gutzon Borglum begins sculpting Mt. Rushmore in the year 1927.
Oct 06 "Jazz Singer," 1st movie with a sound track, premieres (NYC) in the year 1927.
Oct 06 Alice Bauer, LPGA golfer on this day in history.
Oct 07 In the year 1927 al Martino, Phila, singer (Here in My Heart)/actor (Godfather)
Oct 07 Yank Herb Pennock retires 1st 22 Pirates in World Series game on this day in history.
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 Ivan Metropolitan Ioann Snychev, Russion Orthodox Priest in the year 1927.
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 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 On this day in history anita Kerr, Memphis TN, singer (Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour)
Oct 16 Gus Yatron, (Rep-D-PA, 1969- ) on this day in history.
Oct 17 In the year 1927 ban Johnson, in failing health, retires as AL president
Oct 18 On this day in history the birth of George C Scott, American actor and director
Oct 19 Marjorie Tallchief, US ballerina (Harkness Ballet) on this day in history.
Oct 20 Mikhail Mikhaylovich Ivanov, composer, dies at 78 in the year 1927.
Oct 20 Oskar Pastior, writer in the year 1927.
Oct 21 Nadine Judd, [Nadia Moore/Nerina], S African/British ballerina in the year 1927.
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) on this day in history.
Oct 23 Town of Netanya Israel founded by Nathan Strauss in the year 1927.
Oct 24 In the year 1927 renato de Grandis, composer
Oct 25 On this day in history barbara Cook, Atlanta Ga, stage singer/actress (Music Man)