Saturday August 13, 1927
US date format: 8/13/1927, UK date format: 13/8/1927
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 13, 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 Ray Morris .
The Cat and the Canary, directed by Paul Leni, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 13, 1927?
- International Lefthanders Day
- St. Wigbert
- RC saints - Pontianus and Hippolytus, Radegunde (help against the pox), Cassianus of Imola (patron of shorthand-writers)
- In Brasil, Friday 13 August (agosto) is considered to be especially filled with sorrow (desgosto)
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- Ray Morris: British homicide perpetrator, a child-...
- James Curwood: US journalist / writer (Valley of Silent...