Historical Events In 1927
Tuesday, 23 February 2021
Aug 12 "Wings," the only silent film to win an Oscar for best picture, opens in the year 1927.
Aug 13 James Curwood, US journalist/writer (Valley of Silent Men), dies at 49 in the year 1927.
Aug 13 On this day in history the birth of Fidel Castro, Cuban leader
Aug 14 On this day in history frank Cvitanovich, film maker
Aug 16 On this day in history 1st HR hit out of Comiskey Park Chicago (NY Yankee Babe Ruth)
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 On this day in history 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 Metropolitan Sergius proclaims the declaration of loyalty of the Russian Orthodox Church to the Soviet state in the year 1927.
Aug 20 Geriatric1927, English video blogger in the year 1927.
Aug 21 In the year 1927 4th Pan-African Congress meets (NYC)
Aug 21 Wilhelm Jr Killmayer, composer in the year 1927.
Aug 22 Babe Ruth hits 40th of 60 homers in the year 1927.
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 in the year 1927.
Aug 23 Nicola Sacco & Bartolomeo Vanzetti, executed in Mass in the year 1927.
Aug 24 On this day in history roger Danneels, Flemish accordionist
Aug 25 In the year 1927 althea Gibson, Silver SC, 1st black tennis champion in a major event
Aug 26 On this day in history francois Leydet, sierra club (Last Redwoods)
Aug 27 Parks College, America's oldest aviation school, opens on this day in history.
Aug 29 In the year 1927 marion Williams, US gospel singers (Stars of Faith)
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 In the year 1927 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 Aleksandr Nikolayevich Matinchenko, Russia, cosmonaut on this day in history.
Sep 04 On this day in history charles Lindbergh visits Boise, Idaho, on his cross-country tour
Sep 05 Paul Volcker, Federal Reserve chairman in the year 1927.
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.