Thursday 27 January 1927
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Giovanni Arpino and Nancy Dickerson.
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 27 January 1927
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Which were the important events of 27 January 1927 ?
- UN ? International Holocaust Memorial Day
- Germany ? Gedenktag fnr die Opfer des Nationalsozialismus (Commemoration Day for the Victims of National Socialism).
- Catholicism ? Catholic Schools Week.
- Poland ? Dzie? Pami?ci Ofiar Nazizmu (Memorial Day for the Victims of Nazism).
- Italy ? Giorno della Memoria (Memorial Day).
- Denmark ? Auschwitzdag (Auschwitz Day; commemoration day for the victims of the Holocaust and other genocide).
- Serbia ? St. Sava Day.
- United Kingdom ? Holocaust Memorial Day.
- Giovanni Arpino
- Michael Craig: Poona, India -- Actor (Escape 2000, Vault of Horror).
- Nancy Dickerson: journalist (NBC).
- Doretta Morrow in New York City: New York, USA; actress (Because You're Mine).
- Mariano Ribas Masana: Spanish master work, builder of the chimney Almirall Bòbila of Terrassa, 1991 Guinness record as the industrial chimney with spiral staircase highest in the world.
- Blessed Jurgis Matulaitis-Matulevicius (Matulewicz): Lithuanian bishop (Born 1871).
- Harlem Globetrotters play their 1st game
- Ibn Saud takes the title of King of Nejd.