Historical Events In April - 27
Thursday, 07 July 2022
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 this day in history.
1893 John Murray Corse, US general (Union), dies on his 58th birthday on April - 27.
1894 On April - 27 nicolas Slonimsky, composer
1896 On April - 27 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 On this day in history 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 On April - 27 kitty Kelly, NYC, actress (Ladies of the Jury, Behind Office Doors)
1902 On this day in history 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 this day in history 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 The Australian Labor Party becomes the first such party to gain national government, under Chris Watson on April - 27.
1904 On this day in history arthur F Burns, economist/chairman (Federal Reserve Board)
1905 World Exposition opens in Luik on April - 27.
1905 Julian Stryjkowski, writer on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1909 On April - 27 muriel C Bradbrook, English writer (That Infidel Place)
1910 Belgian parliament rejects socialist motion for general voting rights on this day in history.
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 April - 27.
1911 Colin Gordon, Ceylon, actor (John-Baron) on April - 27.
1912 On April - 27 relief laws replaces those of 1854, in Netherlands
1912 Franz Weyergans, Belgian literary (Les Gens Heureux) on April - 27.
1914 On this day in history honduras becomes a signatory to the Buenos Aires copyright treaty.
1914 On this day in history albert Soboult, French historian
1915 On April - 27 alexander N Skriabin, Russ pianist/composer (Prometheus), dies at 43
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 On April - 27 giants' 9-0 winning start & Dodgers' 0-9 losing streak are stopped