Thursday May 27, 1920

US date format: 5/27/1920, UK date format: 27/5/1920

It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 27, 1920). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was David Lloyd George (Liberal), Pope Benedict XV was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include William Crawshay and Michael Webster. Breathing, directed by Karl Markovics, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920
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Historical Events

Which were the important events of May 27, 1920?


  • Eutropius
  • Mother's Day in Bolivia (Dfa de la Madre)
  • Bruno, Bishop of Wnrzburg
  • Hildebert
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  • Tatar ASSR is established in Russian SFSR.
  • Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk becomes president of Czechoslovakia.

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Directed by: Karl Markovics

Tit for Tat

Tit for Tat

Directed by: Charley Rogers

The Toll Gate

The Toll Gate

Directed by: Lambert Hillyer

Starring: William S. Hart, Anna Q. Nilsson, Joseph Singleton, Jack Richardson



Directed by: Ruben Preuss



Directed by: Fred Niblo

Starring: Louise Glaum, Irving Cummings, Peggy Pearce, Myrtle Stedman

Country: United States of America

vinyl songs

Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 27, 1920?
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Top #4 songs in the USA

  1. - I'll See You In C-U-B-A
  2. - That Wonderful Kid from Madrid
  3. - When My Baby Smiles at Me
  4. - Afghanistan

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