Saturday 16 July 1927
It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include John Freeland and John Warr.
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 16 July 1927
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Which were the important events of 16 July 1927 ?
- Botswana - President's Day (2nd day)
- Catholic - Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel
- John Freeland: Legal advisor UK foreign office.
- John Warr: English cricketer.
- Pierre Côté: Canadian lawyer and civil servant (d. 2013).
- Shirley Hughes: English author and illustrator.
- Augusto Sandino begins 5.5-year war against US occupation of Nicaragua.