Historical Events In 1927
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
Jul 21 J J Lyons, cricketer (14 Tests for Australia), dies on this day in history.
Jul 21 Stefan Niculescu, composer on this day in history.
Jul 22 In the year 1927 george Hunter, South Africa, light heavyweight boxer (Oly-gold-1948)
Jul 23 Saad Zaghlul, Egyptian parliament chairman, dies at 74 in the year 1927.
Jul 24 On this day in history james J Howard, (Rep-D-NJ, 1965- )
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 in the year 1927.
Jul 24 On this day in history the Menin Gate war memorial is unveiled at Ypres.
Jul 25 On this day in history matilde Serao, [Tuffolina], Italian writer (Land of Cockayne), dies
Jul 25 In the year 1927 midge Decter, St Paul Minn, anti woman's lib (Liberated Woman...)
Jul 26 G S Ramchand, cricketer (valuable all-rounder in 33 Tests for India) on this day in history.
Jul 27 In the year 1927 major Bernard Montgomery (29) marries widow Betty Carver
Jul 27 Sat Mahajan, Indian politician in the year 1927.
Jul 28 John Ashbery, American poet on this day in history.
Jul 29 1st iron lung installed (Bellevue hospital, NY) in the year 1927.
Jul 29 On this day in history harry K V Mulisch, writer (Message to King Rat)
Jul 30 Richard Johnson, actor (Never So Few, Restless, Beyond the Door) on this day in history.
Jul 30 On this day in history robert Marquies de Flers, French writer (Monsieur Bretonneau), dies
Jul 31 Walter Vogt, writer in the year 1927.
Aug 01 Earliest date for a film to be considered for the Academy Awards in the year 1927.
Aug 02 On this day in history brian Neill, British Lord Justice of Appeal
Aug 03 Enrique Pinella, composer in the year 1927.
Aug 04 John Dillon, Irish nationalist/British Lower house leader, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Aug 04 On this day in history peace Bridge between US & Canada opened
Aug 04 On this day in history peace Bridge between US & Canada opens
Aug 05 In the year 1927 gunnar Bucht, composer
Aug 05 Phillies Cy Williams hits for cycle in just 4 at bats in the year 1927.
Aug 05 Tom Groube, cricketer (Test for Australia 1880), dies in the year 1927.
Aug 06 Andy Warhol, McKeesport PA, artist/producer (Frankenstein, Bad) in the year 1927.
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 On this day in history peace Bridge between US & Canada dedicated
Aug 08 Elis Juliana, Antillian writer/poet (Lady of the Night: A flower) on this day in history.
Aug 09 In the year 1927 marvin Minsky, Artifical intelligence computer scientist (MIT)
Aug 11 James Eaton, Lord-Lieutenant of the City of Londonderry on this day in history.