Historical Events In 1927
Monday, 26 August 2019
Jul 21 J J Lyons, cricketer (14 Tests for Australia), dies on this day in history.
Jul 21 In the year 1927 stefan Niculescu, composer
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 on this day in history.
Jul 24 The Menin Gate war memorial is unveiled at Ypres in the year 1927.
Jul 25 Matilde Serao, [Tuffolina], Italian writer (Land of Cockayne), dies on this day in history.
Jul 25 Midge Decter, St Paul Minn, anti woman's lib (Liberated Woman...) on this day in history.
Jul 26 On this day in history g S Ramchand, cricketer (valuable all-rounder in 33 Tests for India)
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 John Ashbery, American poet on this day in history.
Jul 29 1st iron lung installed (Bellevue hospital, NY) on this day in history.
Jul 29 In the year 1927 harry K V Mulisch, writer (Message to King Rat)
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 on this day in history.
Jul 31 In the year 1927 walter Vogt, writer
Aug 01 In the year 1927 earliest date for a film to be considered for the Academy Awards
Aug 02 Brian Neill, British Lord Justice of Appeal on this day in history.
Aug 03 Enrique Pinella, composer on this day in history.
Aug 04 John Dillon, Irish nationalist/British Lower house leader, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Aug 04 Peace Bridge between US & Canada opened in the year 1927.
Aug 04 In the year 1927 peace Bridge between US & Canada opens
Aug 05 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
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 Carl Switzer, IL, actor (Alfalfa-Our Gang) in the year 1927.
Aug 07 Peace Bridge between US & Canada dedicated in the year 1927.
Aug 08 On this day in history elis Juliana, Antillian writer/poet (Lady of the Night: A flower)
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.