Historical Events In 1927
Sunday, 26 January 2020
Aug 12 "Wings," the only silent film to win an Oscar for best picture, opens on this day in history.
Aug 13 James Curwood, US journalist/writer (Valley of Silent Men), dies at 49 on this day in history.
Aug 13 The birth of Fidel Castro, Cuban leader on this day in history.
Aug 14 Frank Cvitanovich, film maker on this day in history.
Aug 16 In the year 1927 1st HR hit out of Comiskey Park Chicago (NY Yankee Babe Ruth)
Aug 17 In the year 1927 bernard "Bernie" Cornfeld, Romanian/US financier (Fund of Funds)
Aug 17 Horace Alderman, US, murderer, hanged in the year 1927.
Aug 18 Rosalynn Smith Carter, Georgia, 1st lady (1977-1981), Jimmy's lust on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history james T Broyhill, (Sen-R-NC, 1986)
Aug 19 Metropolitan Sergius proclaims the declaration of loyalty of the Russian Orthodox Church to the Soviet state in the year 1927.
Aug 20 In the year 1927 geriatric1927, English video blogger
Aug 21 On this day in history 4th Pan-African Congress meets (NYC)
Aug 21 In the year 1927 wilhelm Jr Killmayer, composer
Aug 22 Babe Ruth hits 40th of 60 homers on this day in history.
Aug 23 Anarchists Sacco and Vanzetti are executed in Boston for murdering two men during a 1920 robbery. (They were posthumously exhonerated in 1977.) in the year 1927.
Aug 23 On this day in history dick Bruna, Dutch illustrator
Aug 23 In the year 1927 nicola Sacco & Bartolomeo Vanzetti, executed in Mass
Aug 24 Roger Danneels, Flemish accordionist in the year 1927.
Aug 25 On this day in history althea Gibson, Silver SC, 1st black tennis champion in a major event
Aug 26 Francois Leydet, sierra club (Last Redwoods) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1927 41st US Womens Tennis: Helen Wills Moody beats Betty Nuthall (61 64)
Aug 30 In the year 1927 geoffrey Beene, Louisiana, dress designer (8 Coty Awards)
Sep 01 Tommy Evans, rocker (Drifters) in the year 1927.
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 On this day in history charles Lindbergh visits Boise, Idaho, on his cross-country tour
Sep 05 On this day in history paul Volcker, Federal Reserve chairman
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 in the year 1927.
Sep 07 Philo Farnsworth demonstrates 1st use of TV in SF on this day in history.
Sep 09 In the year 1927 elvin Jones, rocker