Historical Events In April - 27
Friday, 07 August 2020
1893 On April - 27 john Murray Corse US general (Union), dies on his 58th birthday
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 this day in history.
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 this day in history rogers Hornsby, 2nd baseman (St Louis Cards)
1897 Grant's Tomb (famed of song & legend) dedicated on April - 27.
1900 Walter Lantz, animator (Woody Woodpecker's creator) on April - 27.
1901 On April - 27 richard Redhead, composer, dies at 81
1902 On this day in history 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 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 On April - 27 1st Highlander (Yankee) shut-out, Phila A's win 6-0
1903 On this day in history frank Belknap Long, American writer (Rim of the Unknown)
1904 On this day in history the Australian Labor Party becomes the first such party to gain national government, under Chris Watson.
1904 Arthur F Burns, economist/chairman (Federal Reserve Board) on April - 27.
1905 World Exposition opens in Luik on this day in history.
1905 Julian Stryjkowski, writer on this day in history.
1906 Mark Alexander Abrams, market researcher on this day in history.
1908 On April - 27 4th modern Olympic games opens in London
1909 Sultan of Turkey Abdul Hamid II is overthrown on this day in history.
1909 Muriel C Bradbrook, English writer (That Infidel Place) on this day in history.
1910 On this day in history belgian parliament rejects socialist motion for general voting rights
1911 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 on this day in history.
1911 On April - 27 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 April - 27.
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 this day in history.
1916 On April - 27 jan Rychlik, composer
1918 Lt. George Burdon McKean (14th Cdn. Infantry Batt.) wins the Victoria Cross at Gavrelle France on April - 27.
1918 On April - 27 giants' 9-0 winning start & Dodgers' 0-9 losing streak are stopped