Historical Events In 1927
Tuesday, 11 May 2021
Jul 21 In the year 1927 j J Lyons, cricketer (14 Tests for Australia), dies
Jul 21 Stefan Niculescu, composer on this day in history.
Jul 22 George Hunter, South Africa, light heavyweight boxer (Oly-gold-1948) in the year 1927.
Jul 23 On this day in history saad Zaghlul, Egyptian parliament chairman, dies at 74
Jul 24 James J Howard, (Rep-D-NJ, 1965- ) in the year 1927.
Jul 24 Opening of the Menin Gate Memorial to the Missing in Ypres, Belgium The gate records the names of over 56,000 allied soldiers, among them 6,176 Australian soldiers of the First Australian Imperial Force (AIF), missing in the battles near Ypres during the First World War on this day in history.
Jul 24 On this day in history the Menin Gate war memorial is unveiled at Ypres.
Jul 25 In the year 1927 matilde Serao, [Tuffolina], Italian writer (Land of Cockayne), dies
Jul 25 Midge Decter, St Paul Minn, anti woman's lib (Liberated Woman...) on this day in history.
Jul 26 G S Ramchand, cricketer (valuable all-rounder in 33 Tests for India) on this day in history.
Jul 27 On this day in history major Bernard Montgomery (29) marries widow Betty Carver
Jul 27 Sat Mahajan, Indian politician on this day in history.
Jul 28 On this day in history john Ashbery, American poet
Jul 29 On this day in history 1st iron lung installed (Bellevue hospital, NY)
Jul 29 Harry K V Mulisch, writer (Message to King Rat) on this day in history.
Jul 30 Richard Johnson, actor (Never So Few, Restless, Beyond the Door) in the year 1927.
Jul 30 Robert Marquies de Flers, French writer (Monsieur Bretonneau), dies in the year 1927.
Jul 31 On this day in history walter Vogt, writer
Aug 01 Earliest date for a film to be considered for the Academy Awards on this day in history.
Aug 02 In the year 1927 brian Neill, British Lord Justice of Appeal
Aug 03 In the year 1927 enrique Pinella, composer
Aug 04 On this day in history john Dillon, Irish nationalist/British Lower house leader, dies at 75
Aug 04 Peace Bridge between US & Canada opened on this day in history.
Aug 04 Peace Bridge between US & Canada opens on this day in history.
Aug 05 In the year 1927 gunnar Bucht, composer
Aug 05 Phillies Cy Williams hits for cycle in just 4 at bats on this day in history.
Aug 05 On this day in history tom Groube, cricketer (Test for Australia 1880), dies
Aug 06 On this day in history andy Warhol, McKeesport PA, artist/producer (Frankenstein, Bad)
Aug 06 The third Toronto Union Station is opened officially by Edward, Prince of Wales. It was opened to the public on August 11, but passengers had to walk across to the old station tracks. The first day on which trains used the new, elevated, tracks through the new station platform was January 31, 1930 on this day in history.
Aug 07 On this day in history carl Switzer, IL, actor (Alfalfa-Our Gang)
Aug 07 Peace Bridge between US & Canada dedicated in the year 1927.
Aug 08 Elis Juliana, Antillian writer/poet (Lady of the Night: A flower) in the year 1927.
Aug 09 Marvin Minsky, Artifical intelligence computer scientist (MIT) on this day in history.
Aug 11 James Eaton, Lord-Lieutenant of the City of Londonderry on this day in history.