Historical Events In April - 27
Friday, 03 July 2020
1893 John Murray Corse US general (Union), dies on his 58th birthday on April - 27.
1893 Norman Bel Geddes, Adrian Mich, theatrical designer (Rivals, Dead End) on April - 27.
1893 On this day in history john Murray Corse, US general (Union), dies on his 58th birthday
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 On this day in history rogers Hornsby, 2nd baseman (St Louis Cards)
1897 On this day in history grant's Tomb (famed of song & legend) dedicated
1900 On April - 27 walter Lantz, animator (Woody Woodpecker's creator)
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 Kitty Kelly, NYC, actress (Ladies of the Jury, Behind Office Doors) on this day in history.
1902 Julius Sterling Morton, who started Arbor Day, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1903 On April - 27 long Island's Jamaica Race Track opens
1903 On April - 27 1st Highlander (Yankee) shut-out, Phila A's win 6-0
1903 Frank Belknap Long, American writer (Rim of the Unknown) on April - 27.
1904 On this day in history 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 On this day in history world Exposition opens in Luik
1905 On April - 27 julian Stryjkowski, writer
1906 Mark Alexander Abrams, market researcher on this day in history.
1908 4th modern Olympic games opens in London on April - 27.
1909 Sultan of Turkey Abdul Hamid II is overthrown on April - 27.
1909 Muriel C Bradbrook, English writer (That Infidel Place) on April - 27.
1910 On this day in history belgian parliament rejects socialist motion for general voting rights
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 On this day in history relief laws replaces those of 1854, in Netherlands
1912 On April - 27 franz Weyergans, Belgian literary (Les Gens Heureux)
1914 Honduras becomes a signatory to the Buenos Aires copyright treaty on April - 27.
1914 On April - 27 albert Soboult, French historian
1915 Alexander N Skriabin, Russ pianist/composer (Prometheus), dies at 43 on April - 27.
1916 On April - 27 jan Rychlik, composer
1918 Lt. George Burdon McKean (14th Cdn. Infantry Batt.) wins the Victoria Cross at Gavrelle France on this day in history.
1918 Giants' 9-0 winning start & Dodgers' 0-9 losing streak are stopped on April - 27.