Thursday 5 May 1927
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Pat Carroll (actress) and Charles Rosen.
Annie Laurie, directed by John S. Robertson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927
while Elmer Gantry by Sinclair Lewis was one of the best selling books.
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- Martyrs Neophytos, Gaius and Gaianus
- Euthymios the Wonderworker
- Barlaam of Serpukhov
- Martin and Heraclius of Illyria
- Eulogios the Confessor
- New Martyr Ephraim of Nea Makri
- Albania: Martyrs' Day.
- Great Martyr Irene
- Roly Poly of Georgia.
- Saint Aventinus (d. 1189)
- Ethiopia: Liberation Day (1941).
- International Midwives Day.
- Adrian of Monzensk
- South Korea: Children's Day.
- Guyana: Indian Immigration Day (1838).
- Council of Europe: Europe Day.
- International No Pants Day.
- Hong Kong, Macau, South Korea and Taiwan (2006): Buddha's Birthday.
- Japan: Tango no Sekku (Boy's Day) or Kodomo no hi (Children's Day).
- Mexico and (informally) the United States: Cinco de Mayo (1862).
- Pat Carroll (actress)
- Charles Rosen
- Charles Rosen in New York City: New York, USA; pianist/musicologist (Sonata Forms).
- Marius Walter: France sport Champion.
- Joyce Collins: American jazz pianist, singer and educator.
- Pat Carroll: American actress and singer.
- Sylvia Fedoruk: Canadian physicist and politician 17th Lieutenant Governor of Saskatchewan (d. 2012).
- Pat Carroll in Shreveport: Louisiana, USA; comedienne/actress (Make Room for Daddy).
- Charles Boissevain: editor in chief (General Trade 1885-1908), dies.
- The novel ''To the Lighthouse'' was finished by Virginia Woolf.
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