Thursday 14 July 1927
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include John Chancellor and John William Chancellor.
The Chess Player, directed by Raymond Bernard, 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 14 July 1927
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Which were the important events of 14 July 1927 ?
- Sweden - Birthday of Victoria, Crown Princess of Sweden, an official flag day
- France and all French dependencies - Bastille Day
- Kiribati - Independence Day, 3rd day, not a holiday
- John Chancellor: American journalist, TV personality, host of NBC's "Today" show after Dave Garroway, July 1961 to September 1962.
- John William Chancellor: Chicago, Illinois -- News anchor (NBC, VOA).
- John Chancellor in Chicago: Illinois, USA; news anchor (NBC, Voice of America).
- Mike Esposito: American author and illustrator (d. 2010).
- 1st commercial airplane flight in Hawaii