Tuesday 27 April 1937
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Sandy Dennis and Yvon Montané.
Gunsmoke Ranch, directed by Joseph Kane, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937
On TV people were watching Sports Review.
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What the sky looked like on 27 April 1937
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- Saint Liberalis
- Saint Mariana
- Saint Floribert
- Rochester, NY: Al Franken Day.
- Catalonia: Montserrat's Day (see Montserrat).
- South Africa: Freedom day.
- Slovenia: Day of Uprising Against Occupation.
- Saint Zita Lombardo
- Sandy Dennis: American actress, onstage from the early '60s; on-screen from 1961.
- Yvon Montané
- Sandy Dennis in Hastings: Nebraska, USA; actress (Honey - Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?).
- Phil Jones: newsman (CBS).
- Robin Eames: Northern Irish clergyman.
- Richard Perham: English biologist and academic (d. 2015).
- Antonio Gramsci: Italian communist leader and Marxist theoretician, one of most original political thinkers of 20th century.
- 1st US social security payment made
- US Social Security system makes its first benefit payment.