Historical Events In 1927
Sunday, 26 January 2020
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 George Hunter, South Africa, light heavyweight boxer (Oly-gold-1948) on this day in history.
Jul 23 Saad Zaghlul, Egyptian parliament chairman, dies at 74 in the year 1927.
Jul 24 James J Howard, (Rep-D-NJ, 1965- ) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1927 the Menin Gate war memorial is unveiled at Ypres.
Jul 25 Matilde Serao, [Tuffolina], Italian writer (Land of Cockayne), dies in the year 1927.
Jul 25 Midge Decter, St Paul Minn, anti woman's lib (Liberated Woman...) in the year 1927.
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 On this day in history sat Mahajan, Indian politician
Jul 28 John Ashbery, American poet in the year 1927.
Jul 29 1st iron lung installed (Bellevue hospital, NY) in the year 1927.
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 In the year 1927 robert Marquies de Flers, French writer (Monsieur Bretonneau), dies
Jul 31 Walter Vogt, writer in the year 1927.
Aug 01 On this day in history earliest date for a film to be considered for the Academy Awards
Aug 02 Brian Neill, British Lord Justice of Appeal in the year 1927.
Aug 03 Enrique Pinella, composer in the year 1927.
Aug 04 John Dillon, Irish nationalist/British Lower house leader, dies at 75 in the year 1927.
Aug 04 Peace Bridge between US & Canada opened on this day in history.
Aug 04 Peace Bridge between US & Canada opens in the year 1927.
Aug 05 Gunnar Bucht, composer in the year 1927.
Aug 05 On this day in history phillies Cy Williams hits for cycle in just 4 at bats
Aug 05 In the year 1927 tom Groube, cricketer (Test for Australia 1880), dies
Aug 06 Andy Warhol, McKeesport PA, artist/producer (Frankenstein, Bad) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1927.
Aug 07 Carl Switzer, IL, actor (Alfalfa-Our Gang) in the year 1927.
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 Marvin Minsky, Artifical intelligence computer scientist (MIT) on this day in history.
Aug 11 James Eaton, Lord-Lieutenant of the City of Londonderry in the year 1927.