Historical Events In April - 27
Friday, 15 January 2021
1893 On this day in history john Murray Corse US general (Union), dies on his 58th birthday
1893 Norman Bel Geddes, Adrian Mich, theatrical designer (Rivals, Dead End) on April - 27.
1893 On April - 27 john Murray Corse, US general (Union), dies on his 58th birthday
1894 Nicolas Slonimsky, composer on this day in history.
1896 The birth of Louis Victor de Broglie, French physicist and philosopher on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1901 On this day in history richard Redhead, composer, dies at 81
1902 Julius Sterling Morton who started Arbor Day, dies at 72 on April - 27.
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 Arthur F Burns, economist/chairman (Federal Reserve Board) on this day in history.
1905 World Exposition opens in Luik on this day in history.
1905 On April - 27 julian Stryjkowski, writer
1906 Mark Alexander Abrams, market researcher on April - 27.
1908 On April - 27 4th modern Olympic games opens in London
1909 On this day in history sultan of Turkey Abdul Hamid II is overthrown
1909 Muriel C Bradbrook, English writer (That Infidel Place) on April - 27.
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 Colin Gordon, Ceylon, actor (John-Baron) on April - 27.
1912 Relief laws replaces those of 1854, in Netherlands on April - 27.
1912 On this day in history franz Weyergans, Belgian literary (Les Gens Heureux)
1914 On April - 27 honduras becomes a signatory to the Buenos Aires copyright treaty.
1914 Albert Soboult, French historian on April - 27.
1915 Alexander N Skriabin, Russ pianist/composer (Prometheus), dies at 43 on April - 27.
1916 Jan Rychlik, composer on April - 27.
1918 On April - 27 lt. George Burdon McKean (14th Cdn. Infantry Batt.) wins the Victoria Cross at Gavrelle France
1918 Giants' 9-0 winning start & Dodgers' 0-9 losing streak are stopped on this day in history.