Friday 7 January 1927, Orthodox Christmas
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include George N Hatsopoulos .
Sink or Swim, directed by Jon Bowermaster, 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 7 January 1927
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Which were the important events of 7 January 1927 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Raymond of Pe�afort.
- Christmas Day in the Julian calendar. This is the day on which Christmas is celebrated in most Eastern and Oriental Orthodox Churches.
- European traditional - Distaff day: women's traditional work begins again after Epiphany.
- Coml transatlantic telephone service inaugurated between New York and London
- Harlem Globetrotters play first basketball game (Hinckley, Illinois).
- Commercial transatlantic telephone service inaugurated between New York and London.
- The first transatlantic telephone service is established : from New York City to London.