Wednesday 2 February 1927
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Stan Getz and Richard Vance Maxfield.
Rubber Tires, directed by Alan Hale, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 2 February 1927
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Which were the important events of 2 February 1927 ?
- Ancient Latvia - Veja Diena observed.
- St. Adelbald
- Catholicism - Candlemas, The Presentation of the Lord, The Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary, World Day for Consecrated Life (also February 3 in the United States).
- United States and Canada - Groundhog Day.
- Scotland - A quarter day in the Christian calendar (due to Candlemas).
- Paganism - Imbolc (in northern hemisphere), Lughnasadh (in southern hemisphere).
- Czech Republic - Hromnice.
- St. Cornelius
- France - CrOpe Day.
- Stan Getz: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania -- Jazz tenor saxophonist (Benny Goodman, Jimmy Dorsey).
- Friedrich K Flick: German industrialist.
- Richard Vance Maxfield: Composer.
- Stan Getz in Philadelphia: Pennsylvania, USA; jazz tenor saxophonist (Benny Goodman, Jimmy Dorsey).
- Doris Sams: American baseball player (d. 2012).