Historical Events In 1927
Sunday, 16 June 2019
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 In the year 1927 frank Cvitanovich, film maker
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 On this day in history horace Alderman, US, murderer, hanged
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) in the year 1927.
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 On this day in history geriatric1927, English video blogger
Aug 21 4th Pan-African Congress meets (NYC) on this day in history.
Aug 21 On this day in history wilhelm Jr Killmayer, composer
Aug 22 Babe Ruth hits 40th of 60 homers in the year 1927.
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 Dick Bruna, Dutch illustrator on this day in history.
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 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 in the year 1927.
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 On this day in history geoffrey Beene, Louisiana, dress designer (8 Coty Awards)
Sep 01 Tommy Evans, rocker (Drifters) in the year 1927.
Sep 02 Francis Matthews, British actor (On the Bowery, Paul Temple) on this day in history.
Sep 02 Rumour starts that Yankee Lou Gehrig will be traded to Tigers on this day in history.
Sep 04 On this day in history aleksandr Nikolayevich Matinchenko, Russia, cosmonaut
Sep 04 In the year 1927 charles Lindbergh visits Boise, Idaho, on his cross-country tour
Sep 05 On this day in history paul Volcker, Federal Reserve chairman
Sep 05 In the year 1927 red Sox beat Yankees 12-11 in 18 innings
Sep 06 In the year 1927 b G DeSylva/Lew Brown's musical "Good News," premieres in NYC
Sep 07 In the year 1927 philo Farnsworth demonstrates 1st use of TV in SF
Sep 09 Elvin Jones, rocker in the year 1927.