Historical Events In August - 27
Wednesday, 04 August 2021
1913 On this day in history lt Peter Nestrov, of Imperial Russian Air Service, performs a loop in a monoplane at Kiev (1st aerobatic maneuver in an airplane)
1913 Arthur Benfield, head of Cheshire CID on August - 27.
1914 On this day in history 2nd day of battle at Tannenberg: German bombs Usdau
1914 Catherine Marshall, editor/writer on this day in history.
1914 On this day in history john Weiss, German new testament, dies
1915 Italy declares war on Germany on this day in history.
1915 On this day in history walter W Heller, economist (Old Myths & New Realities)
1916 Romania declares war on Austria-Hungary on this day in history.
1916 Martha Raye, [Margaret Reed], Butte Mont, actress (Martha Raye Show) on August - 27.
1917 Squadron of minesweepers departs U.S. for service off France on this day in history.
1917 On August - 27 indians set club record by stealing eight bases in a game
1918 Dr Joseph L Johnson named minister to Liberia on this day in history.
1918 On August - 27 lt-Colonel William H. CLark-Kennedy (24th Cdn. Infantry Batt.) wins the Victoria Cross at Fresnes-Rouvroy, France
1918 Christy Mathewson resigns as Reds manager to accept a commission as a captain in chemical warfare branch of Army on August - 27.
1918 On August - 27 lord Winstanley, physician/British MP (Labour)
1919 On this day in history john Cox, Flemish/US painter/dir (Museum of Fine Physician, Boston)
1919 Louis Botha, South African soldier/statesman, dies on this day in history.
1920 James Molyneaux, MP (Ulster unionist) on this day in history.
1921 On this day in history j E Clair of Acme Packing Co of Green Bay granted an NFL franchise
1922 On August - 27 paavo Nurmi runs world record 3000m (8:28.6)
1922 On August - 27 carl Fuchs, composer, dies at 83
1924 On this day in history david Rowbotham, Australian poet
1925 On August - 27 ken Grieves, cricketer (NSW leg-spin all-rounder)
1927 On August - 27 parks College, America's oldest aviation school, opens
1928 16 die in a NYC subway's 2nd worst accident on August - 27.
1928 Kellogg-Briand Pact, where 60 nations agree to outlaw war on August - 27.
1930 Didericus G van Epen, genealogist/Dutch Patriarch, dies at 62 on this day in history.
1931 Willem H Nolens, priest/2nd Chamber member, dies on this day in history.
1932 On this day in history 200,000 English textile workers strike
1933 Earl Averill becomes 2nd Cleveland ballplayer to hit for cycle Moody defaults in 3rd set, trailing 3-0 on this day in history.
1934 Arlen, Ira Gershwin & Harburgs musical premieres in NYC on this day in history.
1937 On August - 27 george E.T. Eyston sets world auto speed record at 345.49 MPH
1937 Bkln Dodger Fred Frankhouse no-hits Cin, 5-0 in 7 2/3 inn game on August - 27.
1938 On August - 27 yanks Monte Pearson no-hits Indians 13-0, DiMaggio hits 3 triples