Historical Events In 1927
Saturday, 30 September 2023
Aug 12 "Wings," the only silent film to win an Oscar for best picture, opens in the year 1927.
Aug 13 On this day in history james Curwood, US journalist/writer (Valley of Silent Men), dies at 49
Aug 13 On this day in history the birth of Fidel Castro, Cuban leader
Aug 14 In the year 1927 frank Cvitanovich, film maker
Aug 16 In the year 1927 1st HR hit out of Comiskey Park Chicago (NY Yankee Babe Ruth)
Aug 17 Bernard "Bernie" Cornfeld, Romanian/US financier (Fund of Funds) in the year 1927.
Aug 17 Horace Alderman, US, murderer, hanged in the year 1927.
Aug 18 In the year 1927 rosalynn Smith Carter, Georgia, 1st lady (1977-1981), Jimmy's lust
Aug 19 James T Broyhill, (Sen-R-NC, 1986) on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history metropolitan Sergius proclaims the declaration of loyalty of the Russian Orthodox Church to the Soviet state.
Aug 20 Geriatric1927, English video blogger in the year 1927.
Aug 21 4th Pan-African Congress meets (NYC) on this day in history.
Aug 21 In the year 1927 wilhelm Jr Killmayer, composer
Aug 22 On this day in history babe Ruth hits 40th of 60 homers
Aug 23 In the year 1927 anarchists Sacco and Vanzetti are executed in Boston for murdering two men during a 1920 robbery. (They were posthumously exhonerated in 1977.)
Aug 23 Dick Bruna, Dutch illustrator on this day in history.
Aug 23 Nicola Sacco & Bartolomeo Vanzetti, executed in Mass on this day in history.
Aug 24 Roger Danneels, Flemish accordionist in the year 1927.
Aug 25 Althea Gibson, Silver SC, 1st black tennis champion in a major event on this day in history.
Aug 26 On this day in history francois Leydet, sierra club (Last Redwoods)
Aug 27 In the year 1927 parks College, America's oldest aviation school, opens
Aug 29 Marion Williams, US gospel singers (Stars of Faith) in the year 1927.
Aug 30 41st US Womens Tennis: Helen Wills Moody beats Betty Nuthall (61 64) on this day in history.
Aug 30 In the year 1927 geoffrey Beene, Louisiana, dress designer (8 Coty Awards)
Sep 01 In the year 1927 tommy Evans, rocker (Drifters)
Sep 02 On this day in history francis Matthews, British actor (On the Bowery, Paul Temple)
Sep 02 On this day in history rumour starts that Yankee Lou Gehrig will be traded to Tigers
Sep 04 On this day in history aleksandr Nikolayevich Matinchenko, Russia, cosmonaut
Sep 04 Charles Lindbergh visits Boise, Idaho, on his cross-country tour in the year 1927.
Sep 05 Paul Volcker, Federal Reserve chairman on this day in history.
Sep 05 On this day in history red Sox beat Yankees 12-11 in 18 innings
Sep 06 B G DeSylva/Lew Brown's musical "Good News," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Sep 07 On this day in history philo Farnsworth demonstrates 1st use of TV in SF
Sep 09 Elvin Jones, rocker in the year 1927.