Saturday 16 April 1927
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Joseph Ratzinger and Peter Mark Richman in Philadelphia.
The King of Kings, directed by Cecil B. DeMille, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927
while Sorrell and Son by Warwick Deeping was one of the best selling books.
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- Saint Paternus
- Saint Bernadette
- Blessed HervT of Tours
- Saint Turibius
- Saint Fructuosus
- Saint Drogo.
- Saint Benedict Joseph Labre
- Mawlid in Shi'a Islam (2006).
- Birthday of the Danish sovereign, Queen Margrethe, celebrated in Greenland.
- Saints Martial, Urban, Eventius, Caecilian, Julia, and their companions, martyrs of 304
- Joseph Ratzinger: German theologist / dogmaticus.
- Peter Mark Richman in Philadelphia: Pennsylvania, USA; actor (Andrew - Dynasty).
- Pope Benedict: XVI.
- Dexter Baker: American mechanical engineer and CEO of Air Products and Chemical, managing sales of the industrial gasses and chemicals company.
- Benedict XVI: German-born ecclesiastic, a Roman Catholic who was elected Pope on April 19, 2005 at about 5:50 PM local time at the Vatican, taking the name of Benedict XVI.
- Pierre Franel: France Actor
- Dick Lane: Football Player
- Edie Adams: American singer and actress (Born 1927)
- Benedict : Pope Benedict XVI
- Peter Richman: American actor
- Rolf Schult: German actor (d. 2013)
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