Historical Events In 1927
Friday, 29 September 2023
Sep 29 In the year 1927 willem Einthoven, Dutch physiologist (Nobel-1924), dies at 67
Sep 30 On this day in history babe Ruth hits record setting 60th HR (off Tom Zachary)
Sep 30 In the year 1927 w. S. Merwin, American poet
Oct 01 Tom Bosley, Chicago, actor (Howard-Happy Days, Murder She Wrote) in the year 1927.
Oct 01 Wilhelm Harteveld, composer, dies at 68 in the year 1927.
Oct 02 Svante August Arrhenius, chemist, dies in the year 1927.
Oct 04 Gutzon Borglum begins sculpting Mt. Rushmore on this day in history.
Oct 06 On this day in history "Jazz Singer," 1st movie with a sound track, premieres (NYC)
Oct 06 Alice Bauer, LPGA golfer in the year 1927.
Oct 07 In the year 1927 al Martino, Phila, singer (Here in My Heart)/actor (Godfather)
Oct 07 Yank Herb Pennock retires 1st 22 Pirates in World Series game on this day in history.
Oct 08 Al Duncan, drummer in the year 1927.
Oct 08 NY Yankees sweep Pirates in 24th World Series on this day in history.
Oct 09 Ivan Metropolitan Ioann Snychev, Russion Orthodox Priest in the year 1927.
Oct 10 Clairmonte Depeiaza, cricketer (world record partnership v Aust 1955) on this day in history.
Oct 11 On this day in history lou Gehrig elected MVP
Oct 11 On this day in history lou Gehrig named AL MVP (Babe Ruth (former winner) not eligible)
Oct 12 On this day in history antonia Rey, Havana Cuba, actress (True Colors, Wise Guys)
Oct 12 Hermann Gorner of Germany raises 24 men weighing 4,123 lbs on a plank with soles of his feet in the year 1927.
Oct 13 Anita Kerr, Memphis TN, singer (Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour) in the year 1927.
Oct 16 On this day in history gus Yatron, (Rep-D-PA, 1969- )
Oct 17 Ban Johnson, in failing health, retires as AL president in the year 1927.
Oct 18 The birth of George C Scott, American actor and director on this day in history.
Oct 19 Marjorie Tallchief, US ballerina (Harkness Ballet) in the year 1927.
Oct 20 Mikhail Mikhaylovich Ivanov, composer, dies at 78 on this day in history.
Oct 20 In the year 1927 oskar Pastior, writer
Oct 21 In the year 1927 nadine Judd, [Nadia Moore/Nerina], S African/British ballerina
Oct 22 In the year 1927 helenard J "Allan" Hendrickse, leader of S Afr Labour Party
Oct 22 On this day in history ross Youngs, Hall of Fame baseballer, dies of Bright's disease at 30
Oct 23 On this day in history city of Netanya, Israel founded
Oct 23 On this day in history edward Kienholz, US sculptor (Roxy)
Oct 23 In the year 1927 town of Netanya Israel founded by Nathan Strauss
Oct 24 On this day in history renato de Grandis, composer
Oct 25 In the year 1927 barbara Cook, Atlanta Ga, stage singer/actress (Music Man)