Tuesday 25 January 1927
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Tom Jobim and Gregg Palmer.
The Lodger: A Story of the London Fog, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, 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 25 January 1927
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Which were the important events of 25 January 1927 ?
- St. Dwynwen's Day and Patron Saint of Lovers - Welsh celebration of love Dirwnod Santes Dwynwen.
- Tatiana Day, celebrated as the Day of Russian students since 1755, when the Moscow University was founded.
- Catholicism and Anglicanism - Conversion of Saint Paul.
- Christian ecumenism ? Week of Prayer for Christian Unity ends.
- Burns Night - Burns suppers are held in many parts of the world around this date. (Originated in Scotland)
- Winter-Een-Mas - celebration of videogames and the people that play them. Winter-een-mas lasts for a whole week, which is always the very last week in January, the 25th through the 31st.
- Roman Empire - second day of the Sementivae in honour of Ceres and Terra
- Tom Jobim: Brazilian composer.
- Gregg Palmer: American actor, known primarily for his prolific work in television westerns.
- Maurice Bernard
- Raymond Bouchex: French Roman Catholic archbishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Avignon, France.
- Virginia Carpenter: American missing person, a 21-year-old woman from Texarkana, Texas who went missing in Denton, Texas in the summer of 1948.
- Gregg Palmer in San Francisco: California, USA; actor (Scream, To Hell and Back).
- Erwin Knebel: Swiss artist, painter.
- Antônio Jobim: Brazilian singer-songwriter and pianist (d. 1994).
- Arie Groenevelt: Dutch trade union official.
- Seung Sahn: Zen teacher (Korean line).
- Antonio Carlos Jobim: Brazilian composer (d. 1994).