Thursday 15 September 1927
It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Simpson and Norm Crosby in Boston.
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..
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Which were the important events of 15 September 1927 ?
- Bulgaria - The first day of school.
- Japan - Respect for the Aged Day before 2003; beginning in 2003, Respect for the Aged Day is held on the third Monday of September.
- The United Kingdom - the British commemorate the Battle of Britain on the day of the last massive Luftwaffe attack in 1940.
- Also see September 15 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics).
- RC Saints - Feast day of Our Lady of Sorrows.
- Independence Day from Spain (1821) for Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua, celebrated everywhere with marches from schoolchildren.
- In ancient Greece, the second day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the priests of Demeter declared the public start of the rites.
- In Slovakia - Holyday of the Seven sorrows of Virgin Maria
- Norm Crosby in Boston: Massachusetts, USA; comedian/double talker (Liar's Club).
- Simpson : American baseball player, right-handed pitcher with the Chicago Cubs for one season in 1953.
- Norm Crosby: American comedian and actor.
- Erika Köth: German soprano (d. 1981).
- David Stove: Australian philosopher and academic (d. 1994).
- Herman Gorter: Dutch poet, translator, classicist and socialist.