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Historical Events In April - 27

Monday, 28 September 2020

1893  John Murray Corse US general (Union), dies on his 58th birthday on this day in history.  

1893  Norman Bel Geddes, Adrian Mich, theatrical designer (Rivals, Dead End) on this day in history.  

1893  John Murray Corse, US general (Union), dies on his 58th birthday on April - 27.  

1894  On this day in history nicolas Slonimsky, composer  

1896  On this day in history the birth of Louis Victor de Broglie, French physicist and philosopher  

1896  Rogers Hornsby, 2nd baseman (St Louis Cards) on April - 27.  

1897  Grant's Tomb (famed of song & legend) dedicated on this day in history.  

1900  Walter Lantz, animator (Woody Woodpecker's creator) on this day in history.  

1901  Richard Redhead, composer, dies at 81 on this day in history.  

1902  On April - 27 julius Sterling Morton who started Arbor Day, dies at 72  

1902  On this day in history kitty Kelly, NYC, actress (Ladies of the Jury, Behind Office Doors)  

1902  On April - 27 julius Sterling Morton, who started Arbor Day, dies at 72  

1903  Long Island's Jamaica Race Track opens on this day in history.  

1903  1st Highlander (Yankee) shut-out, Phila A's win 6-0 on this day in history.  

1903  Frank Belknap Long, American writer (Rim of the Unknown) on this day in history.  

1904  The Australian Labor Party becomes the first such party to gain national government, under Chris Watson on this day in history.  

1904  Arthur F Burns, economist/chairman (Federal Reserve Board) on this day in history.  

1905  World Exposition opens in Luik on this day in history.  

1905  On April - 27 julian Stryjkowski, writer  

1906  On April - 27 mark Alexander Abrams, market researcher  

1908  On this day in history 4th modern Olympic games opens in London  

1909  On April - 27 sultan of Turkey Abdul Hamid II is overthrown  

1909  Muriel C Bradbrook, English writer (That Infidel Place) on April - 27.  

1910  Belgian parliament rejects socialist motion for general voting rights on April - 27.  

1911  On April - 27 following the resignation and death of William P. Frye, a compromise is reached to rotate the office of President pro tempore of the United States Senate.  

1911  Colin Gordon, Ceylon, actor (John-Baron) on this day in history.  

1912  On this day in history relief laws replaces those of 1854, in Netherlands  

1912  On this day in history franz Weyergans, Belgian literary (Les Gens Heureux)  

1914  Honduras becomes a signatory to the Buenos Aires copyright treaty on this day in history.  

1914  Albert Soboult, French historian on this day in history.  

1915  On this day in history alexander N Skriabin, Russ pianist/composer (Prometheus), dies at 43  

1916  Jan Rychlik, composer on April - 27.  

1918  On this day in history lt. George Burdon McKean (14th Cdn. Infantry Batt.) wins the Victoria Cross at Gavrelle France  

1918  On this day in history giants' 9-0 winning start & Dodgers' 0-9 losing streak are stopped  

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Famous Birthdays In April - 27

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1410  On this day in history birth of john Van Lannoy, Flemish governor of Holland/Zealand/West Frisia  

1495  On this day in history birth of suleiman the Magnificent, Sultan of the Ottoman Empire (d. 1566)  

1623  Johann Adam Reincken, composer was born on this day in history.  

1650  On this day in history birth of charlotte Amalie of Hesse-Kassel (or Hesse-Cassel), queen of Denmark and Norway (d. 1714)  

1701  Charles Emanuel I, King of Sardinia was born on this day in history.  

1707  On April - 27 birth of john Burman, Dutch botanist/director botanical gardens  

1718  Thomas Lewis, Irish-born Virginia settler (d. 1790) was born on April - 27.  

1724  On April - 27 birth of ferdinand Philipp Joseph Lobkowitz, composer  

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Famous Deaths In April - 27

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0630  On April - 27 death of king Ardashir III of Persia  

1076  On April - 27 willem, bishop of Utrecht (1054-76), murderer of earl Floris I, dies  

1124  Alexander I, king of Scotland (1107-24), dies on this day in history.  

1404  Philip, the Stout, Duke of Burgundy, dies at 62 on April - 27.  

1521  Death of Ferdinand Magellan, world traveler, killed by Filipino natives at 50 on April - 27.  

1599  Death of Maeda Toshiie, Japanese general (b. 1538) on this day in history.  

1605  On April - 27 leo XI, [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italian Pope (1605), dies at 69  

1613  On this day in history death of robert Abercromby, Scottish Jesuit (b. 1532)  

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