Saturday January 01, 1927, NewYear’s Day

US date format: 1/1/1927, UK date format: 1/1/1927

It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see zodiac on January 1, 1927). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Stanley Baldwin (Conservative), Pope Pius XI was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Introduction of the euro and Maurice Béjart. Sign Them Papers, directed by Edward Ludwig, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 1927, at January 01 across the years or at January 1927 calendar.

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of January 01, 1927?


Events

  • Dodgers announce release of future Hall of Fame Zack Wheat
  • Communist uprising in West Java.
  • Turkey adopts the Gregorian calendar: December 18, 1926 (Julian), is immediately followed by January 1, 1927 (Gregorian).
  • The Cristero War erupts in Mexico when pro-Catholic rebels attack the government, which had banned the Catholic faith.

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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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The General

The General

Directed by: Clyde Bruckman, Buster Keaton

Starring: Buster Keaton, Marion Mack, Glen Cavender, Jim Farley

Country: United States of America

Flesh and the Devil

Flesh and the Devil

Directed by: Clarence Brown

Starring: John Gilbert, Greta Garbo, Lars Hanson, Barbara Kent

Country: United States of America

Mother

Mother

Directed by: Vsevolod Pudovkin

Starring: Vera Baranovskaya, Nikolay Batalov, Aleksandr Chistyakov, Anna Zemtsova

Country: United States of America

The Canadian

The Canadian

Directed by: William Beaudine

Starring: Thomas Meighan, Mona Palma, Wyndham Standing, Dale Fuller

The Cruise of the Jasper B

The Cruise of the Jasper B

Directed by: James W. Horne

Starring: Rod La Rocque, Mildred Harris, Snitz Edwards, Jack Ackroyd

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 01, 1927?
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Top #3 songs in the USA

  1. - The Soldier's Sweetheart
  2. - My Blue Heaven
  3. - Diane (I'm In Heaven When I See You Smile)

How old am I?

If January 1st, 1927 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

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Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on January 01, 1927?

On January 01, 1927 the day of the week was Saturday.

What zodiac sign is January 01, 1927?

On January 01, 1927 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.

Who was the US President on January 01, 1927?

On January 01, 1927 the US President was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 01, 1927?

On January 01, 1927 the UK Prime Minister was Stanley Baldwin (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 01, 1927?

On January 01, 1927 Pope Pius XI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on January 01, 1927?

On January 01, 1927 several famous people were born including, Introduction of the euro, Maurice Béjart, James Reeb.


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