Historical Events In 1927
Thursday, 21 November 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 W. S. Merwin, American poet in the year 1927.
Oct 01 Tom Bosley, Chicago, actor (Howard-Happy Days, Murder She Wrote) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1927.
Oct 06 In the year 1927 "Jazz Singer," 1st movie with a sound track, premieres (NYC)
Oct 06 Alice Bauer, LPGA golfer on this day in history.
Oct 07 Al Martino, Phila, singer (Here in My Heart)/actor (Godfather) in the year 1927.
Oct 07 On this day in history yank Herb Pennock retires 1st 22 Pirates in World Series game
Oct 08 In the year 1927 al Duncan, drummer
Oct 08 NY Yankees sweep Pirates in 24th World Series on this day in history.
Oct 09 In the year 1927 ivan Metropolitan Ioann Snychev, Russion Orthodox Priest
Oct 10 On this day in history clairmonte Depeiaza, cricketer (world record partnership v Aust 1955)
Oct 11 Lou Gehrig elected MVP on this day in history.
Oct 11 In the year 1927 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) on this day in history.
Oct 16 Gus Yatron, (Rep-D-PA, 1969- ) in the year 1927.
Oct 17 Ban Johnson, in failing health, retires as AL president on this day in history.
Oct 18 In the year 1927 the birth of George C Scott, American actor and director
Oct 19 Marjorie Tallchief, US ballerina (Harkness Ballet) in the year 1927.
Oct 20 In the year 1927 mikhail Mikhaylovich Ivanov, composer, dies at 78
Oct 20 Oskar Pastior, writer in the year 1927.
Oct 21 In the year 1927 nadine Judd, [Nadia Moore/Nerina], S African/British ballerina
Oct 22 On this day in history helenard J "Allan" Hendrickse, leader of S Afr Labour Party
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 Town of Netanya Israel founded by Nathan Strauss on this day in history.
Oct 24 On this day in history renato de Grandis, composer
Oct 25 Barbara Cook, Atlanta Ga, stage singer/actress (Music Man) on this day in history.