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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in October 1927.
The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Stanley Baldwin (Conservative), Pope Pius XI was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on October 1927: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of October 1927?


Events

  • 01 Oct 1927 Pirates clinch NL pennant with a 9-6 win over Reds
  • 04 Oct 1927 Gutzon Borglum begins sculpting Mount Rushmore.
  • 06 Oct 1927 Jazz Singer, 1st movie with a sound track, premieres (NYC)
  • 07 Oct 1927 Yank Herb Pennock retires 1st 22 Pirates in World Series game
  • 08 Oct 1927 Sea battle at Navarino (Greece freed of Ottoman occupation)
  • 09 Oct 1927 The Mexican government crushes a rebellion in Vera Cruz.
  • 11 Oct 1927 Lou Gehrig elected Major League Baseball's Most Valuable Player.
  • 12 Oct 1927 Hermann Gorner of Germany raises 24 men weighing 4,123 pounds on a plank with the soles of his feet.
  • 17 Oct 1927 Ban Johnson, in failing health, retires as AL President
  • 18 Oct 1927 The first flight of Pan American Airways takes off from Key West, Florida, bound for Havana, Cuba.
  • 22 Oct 1927 Nikola Tesla exposed his six (6) new inventions including motor with onephase electricity
  • 23 Oct 1927 Town of Netanya Israel founded by Nathan Strauss
  • 26 Oct 1927 Duke Ellington sings Creole Love Song
  • 27 Oct 1927 Queen Wilhelmina opens Meuse-Waal Canal in Nijmegen
  • 28 Oct 1927 Josip Broz (Tito) begins 7 months jail sentence in Croatia

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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?
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My Best Girl

My Best Girl

Release year: 1927

Directed by: Sam Taylor

Starring: Mary Pickford, Charles 'Buddy' Rogers, Sunshine Hart, Lucien Littlefield

Country: United States of America

Dress Parade

Dress Parade

Release year: 1927

Directed by: Donald Crisp

Starring: William Boyd, Bessie Love, Hugh Allan, Walter Tennyson

Uncle Tom's Cabin

Uncle Tom's Cabin

Release year: 1927

Directed by: Harry A. Pollard

Starring: Margarita Fischer, James B. Lowe, Arthur Edmund Carewe, George Siegmann

Country: United States of America

The Jazz Singer

The Jazz Singer

Release year: 1927

Directed by: Alan Crosland

Starring: Al Jolson, May McAvoy, Warner Oland, Eugenie Besserer

Country: United States of America