Friday 29 July 1927
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on July 29, 1927). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include John Ashbery and Harry K V Mulisch.
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 29 July 1927
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Which were the important events of 29 July 1927 ?
- John Ashbery: Poet.
- Harry K V Mulisch: Writer (Message to King Rat).
- Harry Mulisch: Dutch writer, one of the "big three" of the Dutch postwar literature writers, probably the most influential and most honoured star of them.
- Livio Isotti: Italy sport Champion.
- 1st iron lung installed (Bellevue hospital, NY)
- Bellevue Hospital in New York installs 1st iron lung
- Phil Mead scores his 100th 100, Hampshire vs. Northants