Saturday 7 May 1927
It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Elisabeth Söderström and Ruth Prawer Jhabvala.
No Man's Law, directed by Fred Jackman, 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 May 1927
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 7 May 1927 ?
- USA - National Masturbation Day (Declared by Good_Vibrations_(sex_toy_business)) Now in its 11th year - 
- Blessed Gisela (died 1060)
- Saint Domitian of Huy, apostle of the Meuse valley
- Bulgaria - Radio and Television Day (see above)
- Russia - Radio Day (commemorating the work of Alexander Popov)
- Saint Flavia Domitilla
- Elisabeth Söderström
- Ruth Prawer Jhabvala: German screenwriter.
- Jim Lowe: Springfield, Massachusetts -- DJ (WNEW) "King of Trivia".
- Jim Lowe in Springfield: Massachusetts, USA; disc jockey (WNEW) "King of Trivia".
- Ruth Jhabvala: German-American author and screenwriter (d. 2013).
- San Francisco Municipal Airport (Mills Field) dedicated.
- A Civil war ends in Nicaragua.