Historical Events In 1927
Tuesday, 11 May 2021
Aug 12 "Wings," the only silent film to win an Oscar for best picture, opens in the year 1927.
Aug 13 In the year 1927 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 Frank Cvitanovich, film maker on this day in history.
Aug 16 1st HR hit out of Comiskey Park Chicago (NY Yankee Babe Ruth) in the year 1927.
Aug 17 On this day in history bernard "Bernie" Cornfeld, Romanian/US financier (Fund of Funds)
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 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 on this day in history.
Aug 20 Geriatric1927, English video blogger on this day in history.
Aug 21 On this day in history 4th Pan-African Congress meets (NYC)
Aug 21 Wilhelm Jr Killmayer, composer in the year 1927.
Aug 22 On this day in history babe Ruth hits 40th of 60 homers
Aug 23 Anarchists Sacco and Vanzetti are executed in Boston for murdering two men during a 1920 robbery. (They were posthumously exhonerated in 1977.) on this day in history.
Aug 23 Dick Bruna, Dutch illustrator in the year 1927.
Aug 23 In the year 1927 nicola Sacco & Bartolomeo Vanzetti, executed in Mass
Aug 24 In the year 1927 roger Danneels, Flemish accordionist
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 Parks College, America's oldest aviation school, opens on this day in history.
Aug 29 Marion Williams, US gospel singers (Stars of Faith) in the year 1927.
Aug 30 On this day in history 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) on this day in history.
Sep 02 Francis Matthews, British actor (On the Bowery, Paul Temple) in the year 1927.
Sep 02 Rumour starts that Yankee Lou Gehrig will be traded to Tigers on this day in history.
Sep 04 Aleksandr Nikolayevich Matinchenko, Russia, cosmonaut in the year 1927.
Sep 04 Charles Lindbergh visits Boise, Idaho, on his cross-country tour on this day in history.
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 On this day in history b G DeSylva/Lew Brown's musical "Good News," premieres in NYC
Sep 07 Philo Farnsworth demonstrates 1st use of TV in SF in the year 1927.
Sep 09 Elvin Jones, rocker in the year 1927.