Historical Events In 1927
Monday, 19 August 2019
Sep 29 In the year 1927 willem Einthoven, Dutch physiologist (Nobel-1924), dies at 67
Sep 30 In the year 1927 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 In the year 1927 wilhelm Harteveld, composer, dies at 68
Oct 02 Svante August Arrhenius, chemist, dies in the year 1927.
Oct 04 On this day in history gutzon Borglum begins sculpting Mt. Rushmore.
Oct 06 On this day in history "Jazz Singer," 1st movie with a sound track, premieres (NYC)
Oct 06 In the year 1927 alice Bauer, LPGA golfer
Oct 07 In the year 1927 al Martino, Phila, singer (Here in My Heart)/actor (Godfather)
Oct 07 On this day in history yank Herb Pennock retires 1st 22 Pirates in World Series game
Oct 08 Al Duncan, drummer on this day in history.
Oct 08 In the year 1927 nY Yankees sweep Pirates in 24th World Series
Oct 09 Ivan Metropolitan Ioann Snychev, Russion Orthodox Priest in the year 1927.
Oct 10 On this day in history clairmonte Depeiaza, cricketer (world record partnership v Aust 1955)
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 Antonia Rey, Havana Cuba, actress (True Colors, Wise Guys) in the year 1927.
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 On this day in history ban Johnson, in failing health, retires as AL president
Oct 18 In the year 1927 the birth of George C Scott, American actor and director
Oct 19 Marjorie Tallchief, US ballerina (Harkness Ballet) on this day in history.
Oct 20 Mikhail Mikhaylovich Ivanov, composer, dies at 78 in the year 1927.
Oct 20 Oskar Pastior, writer on this day in history.
Oct 21 On this day in history nadine Judd, [Nadia Moore/Nerina], S African/British ballerina
Oct 22 Helenard J "Allan" Hendrickse, leader of S Afr Labour Party on this day in history.
Oct 22 In the year 1927 ross Youngs, Hall of Fame baseballer, dies of Bright's disease at 30
Oct 23 City of Netanya, Israel founded on this day in history.
Oct 23 Edward Kienholz, US sculptor (Roxy) in the year 1927.
Oct 23 In the year 1927 town of Netanya Israel founded by Nathan Strauss
Oct 24 Renato de Grandis, composer on this day in history.
Oct 25 Barbara Cook, Atlanta Ga, stage singer/actress (Music Man) in the year 1927.