Historical Events In April - 27
Monday, 04 July 2022
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 Nicolas Slonimsky, composer on this day in history.
1896 On April - 27 the birth of Louis Victor de Broglie, French physicist and philosopher
1896 On April - 27 rogers Hornsby, 2nd baseman (St Louis Cards)
1897 Grant's Tomb (famed of song & legend) dedicated on April - 27.
1900 On April - 27 walter Lantz, animator (Woody Woodpecker's creator)
1901 Richard Redhead, composer, dies at 81 on April - 27.
1902 Julius Sterling Morton who started Arbor Day, dies at 72 on April - 27.
1902 On April - 27 kitty Kelly, NYC, actress (Ladies of the Jury, Behind Office Doors)
1902 Julius Sterling Morton, who started Arbor Day, dies at 72 on April - 27.
1903 On April - 27 long Island's Jamaica Race Track opens
1903 1st Highlander (Yankee) shut-out, Phila A's win 6-0 on April - 27.
1903 On April - 27 frank Belknap Long, American writer (Rim of the Unknown)
1904 On April - 27 the Australian Labor Party becomes the first such party to gain national government, under Chris Watson.
1904 On this day in history arthur F Burns, economist/chairman (Federal Reserve Board)
1905 World Exposition opens in Luik on this day in history.
1905 Julian Stryjkowski, writer on April - 27.
1906 On April - 27 mark Alexander Abrams, market researcher
1908 On April - 27 4th modern Olympic games opens in London
1909 On April - 27 sultan of Turkey Abdul Hamid II is overthrown
1909 On April - 27 muriel C Bradbrook, English writer (That Infidel Place)
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 On this day in history colin Gordon, Ceylon, actor (John-Baron)
1912 Relief laws replaces those of 1854, in Netherlands on this day in history.
1912 Franz Weyergans, Belgian literary (Les Gens Heureux) on this day in history.
1914 On this day in history honduras becomes a signatory to the Buenos Aires copyright treaty.
1914 Albert Soboult, French historian on this day in history.
1915 Alexander N Skriabin, Russ pianist/composer (Prometheus), dies at 43 on this day in history.
1916 Jan Rychlik, composer on this day in history.
1918 Lt. George Burdon McKean (14th Cdn. Infantry Batt.) wins the Victoria Cross at Gavrelle France on April - 27.
1918 Giants' 9-0 winning start & Dodgers' 0-9 losing streak are stopped on April - 27.