Friday 22 April 1927
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Geheimnisse einer Seele, directed by Georg Wilhelm Pabst, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 April 1927 ?
- Saints Soter and Caius
- Saint Leonidas (died 202)
- Brazil - Discovery Day.
- Saint Theodorus (d. 613)
- Laurel Aitken: Cuban-Jamaican singer (d. 2005).
- Pascal Bentoiu: Composer.
- Jean Charbonnel: French politician, mayor of Brive-la-Gaillarde from 1966 to 1995, deputy in the French parliament off-and-on between 1962 and 1993.
- Giannis Mihalopoulos: Greek actor.
- May 5 ampndash The Great Mississippi Flood of 1927 strikes 700,000 people in the greatest natural disaster in American history at that time.
- The Carabineros de Chile (Chilean national police force and gendarmery) are created.
- João Ribeiro de Barros becomes the first non-European to make a transatlantic flight, from Genoa, Italy, to Fernando de Noronha, Brazil.
- May ndash Philo Farnsworth of the United States transmits his first experimental electronic television pictures, as opposed to mechanical TV systems that others had tried before.
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