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Born :09/29/1927Adhemar Ferreira da Silva, Brazil, triple jumper (Olympic-gold-52, 56)
Born :10/07/1927Al Martino, Phila, singer (Here in My Heart)/actor (Godfather)
Born :07/23/1927Al[fred] A McCandless, (Rep-R-CA, 1983- )
Born :03/11/1927Alan Betts, emeritus professor (Royal Veterinary College)
Born :07/07/1927Alan J Dixon, (Sen-D-IL, 1981- )
Born :12/26/1927Alan King, Bkln NY, comedian/actor (Anderson Tapes, Memories of Me)
Born :11/24/1927Alfred Kraus, Las Palmas Canary Islands, tenor (La Scala)
Born :08/25/1927Althea Gibson, Silver SC, 1st black tennis champion in a major event
Born :03/06/1927Andrzej Wajda, Suwalki Poland, director (Ashes and Diamonds, Lotna)
Born :08/01/1927Andre Cools, Belgium, minister of Budget/vice-premier
Born :08/06/1927Andy Warhol, artist/movie producer (Frankenstein, Bad)
Born :10/13/1927Anita Kerr, Memphis TN, singer (Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour)
Born :07/15/1927Ann Jellicoe, theater director/playwright
Born :02/12/1927Anne Gillis, Little Rock Ark, actress (Adv of Tom Sawyer, Little Men)
Born :04/26/1927Anne McLaren, biologist/zoologist
Born :07/20/1927Anthony Cavendish, British MI 6 agent/banker
Born :03/27/1927Anthony Lewis, newspaper columnist (NY Times)
Born :03/29/1927Arthur Jr Ravenel, (Rep-R-South Carolina)
Born :06/17/1927Austin J Murphy, (Rep-D-PA, 1977- )
Born :10/25/1927Barbara Cook, Atlanta Ga, stage singer/actress (Music Man)
Born :01/04/1927Barbara Rush, Denver Co, actress (Marsha-Peyton Place, Flamingo Road)
Born :06/11/1927Beryl Grey, prima ballerina
Born :12/05/1927Bhumibol Adulyadej, King Rama IX of Thailand (1950- )
Born :04/02/1927Billy Pierce, pitcher (Chicago White Sox) seven time all star
Born :06/23/1927Bob Fosse, Chicago Ill, choreographer/director (Cabaret, Damn Yankees)
Born :06/27/1927Bob Keeshan, aka Capt Kangaroo/Clarabelle (Good Morning Captain)
Born :04/04/1927Bob Stump, (Rep-R-AZ, 1977- )
Born :07/02/1927Brock Peters, actor/singer (Carmen Jones, To Kill a Mockingbird)
Born :05/27/1927Bryan Cowgill, deputy chairman (Mirror Group)
Born :05/20/1927Bud Grant, Wisc, CFL/NFL player/coach (Winnipeg, Minnesota)
Born :09/25/1927Carl Braun, basketball player (NY Knicks)
Born :03/15/1927Carl Smith, Maynardville Tn, country singer (Grand Ole Opry)
Born :06/21/1927Carl Stokes, (Cleve-Mayor)
Born :05/29/1927Carl Toms, stage designer
Born :07/15/1927Carmen Zapata, NYC, actress (Hagen, Viva Valdez, Man and the City)
Born :03/31/1927Cesar Chavez, US farm work foreman (United Farm Workers)
Born :03/31/1927Cesar Chavez, Yuma Az, farm labor leader (United Farm Workers)
Born :03/03/1927Charles O Whitley, (Rep-D-NC, 1977- )
Born :05/05/1927Charles Rosen, NYC, pianist/musicologist (Sonata Forms)
Born :03/13/1927Charles Sickman Corsen, Netherland Antillian poet
Born :07/07/1927Charlie Louvin, Rainsville Ala, country singer (Louvin Brothers)
Born :09/20/1927Clarice Taylor, Va, actress (Nurse Bailey-Nurse)
Born :10/28/1927Cleo Laine, Middlesex England, singer (Flesh to a Tiger)
Born :05/30/1927Clint Walker, Hartford Ill, actor (Kodiak, Cheyenne, Dirty Dozen)
Born :05/13/1927Clive Barnes, drama critic (NY Times, NY Post)
Born :09/25/1927Colin Davis, English conductor (Covent Garden Opera)
Born :09/25/1927Colin Rex Davis, Weybridge England, conductor (NY Met 1967-71)
Born :04/27/1927Coretta Scott King, civil rights activist
Born :07/02/1927Cornelius "Kees" Broekman, Holland, speed skater (Olympic-silver-1952)
Born :03/16/1927Daniel Patrick Moynihan, US ambassador to UN/(Sen-D-NY, 1977- )
Born :10/09/1927Daniele Delorme, Paris, actress (Pardon My Affair Too)
Born :07/10/1927David N Dinkins, (1st black Mayor-D-NYC, 1990- )
Born :12/26/1927Denis Quilley, London England, actor (Masada)
Born :06/18/1927Dennis Landau, CEO (Cooperative Wholesale Society)
Born :10/23/1927Dezsi Gyarmati, Hungary, water polo player (Olympic-gold-1956, 60, 64)
Born :08/23/1927Dick Bruna, illustrator
Born :02/25/1927Dick Jones, Snyder Tx, actor (Buffalo Bill Jr)
Born :05/30/1927Dick Noel, Bkln NY, TV host (It's a Small Wonder)
Born :07/07/1927Doc Severinson, [Carl], Arlington Or, bandleader/trumpeter (Tonight)
Born :10/27/1927Dominick Argento, York Penn, composer (Colonel Jonathan the Saint)
Born :04/19/1927Don Barbour, Greencastle Ind, singer (4 Freshmen)
Born :01/17/1927Donald Erb, Youngstown, Ohio, composer
Born :02/26/1927Donald Gramm, Milwaukee Wisconsin, bass-baritone
Born :02/22/1927Donald May, Chicago Ill, actor (Adam-Edge of Night, Colt .45)
Born :03/10/1927Donn Trenner, New Haven Ct, orch leader (ABC's Nightlife)
Born :04/29/1927Dorothy Manley, England, 100m sprint (Olympic-silver-1948)
Born :07/09/1927Ed Ames, Malden Mass, actor (Mingo-Daniel Boone)
Born :08/07/1927Edwin W Edwards, (Gov-La)
Born :09/22/1927Eligio [Kika] De La Garza, (Rep-D-Texas, 1965- )
Born :08/08/1927Elis Juliana, Antillian writer/songwriter (Dama di anochi)
Born :07/23/1927Elliot M See Jr, Dallas Texas, astronaut
Born :02/21/1927Erma Bombeck, Ohio, humorist (Grass Is Always Greener...)
Born :11/20/1927Estelle Parsons, Lynn Mass, actress (Rachel Rachel, Bonnie and Clyde)
Born :04/03/1927Eva Szekely, Hungary, 200m backstroke swimmer (Olympic-gold-1952)
Born :05/30/1927Evelyn Wesler Zemel, US, author (American Glass Animals)
Born :02/05/1927Fall Dufour, US, (actor?)
Born :12/03/1927Ferlin Husky, country singer (Born to Lose, Gone)
Born :08/13/1927Fidel Castro Ruz, Cuban political leader (1959- )
Born :09/02/1927Francis Matthews, British actor (On the Bowery)
Born :08/26/1927Francois Leydet, sierra club (Last Redwoods)
Born :10/25/1927Franklin "Bud" Held, javelin world champ (1949, 51, 53-55)
Born :05/28/1927Frantois Nourissier, French writer (Un petit bourgeois)
Born :02/02/1927Friedrich K Flick, German industrialist
Born :12/16/1927G Randall P D Garrett, US, sci-fi writer (Takeoff (too)!)
Born :02/01/1927Galway Kinnell, Providence RI, author (Body Rags, Book of Nightmares)
Born :08/30/1927Geoffrey Beene, Louisiana, dress designer (8 Coty Awards)
Born :06/04/1927Geoffrey Palmer, British actor
Born :09/17/1927George Blanda, Penn, NFL hall of famer (Bears, Oilers, Raiders)
Born :07/22/1927George Hunter, South Africa, light heavyweight boxer (Oly-gold-1948)
Born :03/18/1927George Plimpton, sports writer (Paper Lion)
Born :10/08/1927Gigi Durston, Balt Md, singer (Sonny Kendis Show)
Born :07/04/1927Gina Lollobrigida, Subiaco Italy, actress (Trapeze, Falcon Crest)
Born :01/02/1927Gino Marchetti, NFL defensive end (Dallas Texans, Baltimore Colts)
Born :01/10/1927Gisele MacKenzie, Winnipeg Manitoba, singer/actress (Your Hit Parade)
Born :04/14/1927Gloria Jean, Buffalo NY, actress (Never Give a Sucker an Even Break)
Born :08/03/1927Gordon Scott, Portland Oregon, actor (Tarzan and the Trappers)
Born :01/25/1927Gregg Palmer, SF, actor (Scream, To Hell and Back)
Born :05/01/1927Greta Andersen, Denmark, 100m freestyle swimmer (Olympic-gold-1948)
Born :07/12/1927Gualberto T Hernandez, perfect minister Neth Antilles
Born :10/16/1927Gus Yatron, (Rep-D-PA, 1969- )
Born :09/10/1927Gwen Watford, British actress (Body in the Library, Ghoul)
Born :10/16/1927Gunter Grass, Germany, novelist/poet (Tin Drum)
Born :03/21/1927Hans-Dietrich Genscher, German FDP-minister of Foreign affairs
Born :03/01/1927Harry Belafonte, Harlem NYC, calypso singer (Buck and the Preacher)
Born :05/01/1927Harry Belefonte, calypso singer (Banana Boat Song)
Born :07/29/1927Harry K V Mulisch, writer (Bericht an de rattenking)
Born :02/13/1927Harry Wich, set designer
Born :02/15/1927Harvey Korman, Chicago, actor (Carol Burnett Show, Blazing Saddles)
Born :06/12/1927Henry Slesar, Brooklyn NY, headwriter (Edge of Night)
Born :07/11/1927Herbert Blomstedt, Springfield Mass, conductor (Oslo Phil 1954-61)
Born :05/13/1927Herbert Ross, director/choreographer (Footloose)
Born :02/21/1927Hubert Givenchy, fashion designer
Born :02/21/1927Hubert de Givenchy, fashion designer (Audrey Hepburn)
Born :08/27/1927Hugh Byatt, British diplomat
Born :10/29/1927Hugo Schiltz, Flemish politician
Born :05/08/1927Ian Denholm, CEO (Murray Investment Trust)
Born :09/12/1927Ina Muller-van Ast, Dutch 2nd Chamber member (PvdA)
Born :01/14/1927Ivan Kalita, USSR, equestrian dressage (Olympic-silver-1968)
Born :03/05/1927Jack Cassidy, Queens NY, actor (Oscar/Jetman-He and She)
Born :04/26/1927Jack Douglas, comedian (My Brother Was an Only Child, Jack Paar Show)
Born :03/09/1927Jack Jensen, baseball player (AL MVP 1958)
Born :09/16/1927Jack Kelly, Astoria Queens, actor (Bart-Maverick, Get Christie Love)
Born :12/14/1927Jacobus G Rietkerk, Dutch foreign minister (VVD)
Born :05/26/1927Jacques Bergerac, actor (Gigi, Les Girls, Thunder in Sun)
Born :07/24/1927James J Howard, (Rep-D-NJ, 1965- )
Born :08/19/1927James T Broyhill, (Sen-R-NC, 1986)
Born :05/27/1927Jan Blokker, writer/journalist (VPRO, People's Newspaper)
Born :07/19/1927Jan Myrdal, Swedish writer/journalist (Albania Defiant)
Born :02/25/1927Jane Nigh, Hollywood Calif, actress (Lorelei-Big Town)
Born :04/12/1927Jane Withers, Ga, actress (All Together Now, Josephine the plumber)
Born :07/06/1927Janet Leigh, Merced Cal, actress, She's in the shower (Psycho, Harper)
Born :07/02/1927Jerome Meyer, horse trainer
Born :05/07/1927Jim Lowe, Springfield Mass, DJ (WNEW) "King of Trivia"
Born :12/29/1927Jim Simpson, Wash DC, sportscaster (Monday Night Baseball)
Born :08/08/1927Jim Weaver, (Rep-D-OR, 1975- )
Born :01/27/1927Joe Perry, AAFC/NFL fullback (SF 49ers, Balt Colts)
Born :06/30/1927Joe Skeen, (Rep-R-NM, 1981- )
Born :06/11/1927John Aspinall, owner (casino, zoos)
Born :11/26/1927John Carter, Center Ridge Ark, actor (Max-Falcon Crest)
Born :07/14/1927John Chancellor, Chicago Ill, news anchor (NBC, VOA)
Born :03/06/1927John Fairchild, Newark NJ, CEO (Fairchild publishing)
Born :07/16/1927John Freeland, Legal advisor UK foreign office
Born :08/23/1927John Hoskyns, director-general (Institute of Directors)
Born :04/27/1927John Joseph Moakley, (Rep-D-Massachusetts, 1973- )
Born :03/20/1927John Joubert, composer (Chamber Music for brass quintet)
Born :03/18/1927John Kander, composer (Kander and Ebb, Cabaret)
Born :05/24/1927John Kelly Jr, US, sculls (Oly-gold-1956), brother of Grace Kelly
Born :05/09/1927John McDermott, Lord Justice of Appeal (Northern Ireland)
Born :02/08/1927John T Myers, (Rep-R-IN, 1967- )
Born :02/18/1927John W Warner, (Sen-R-VA, 1979- ), married Liz Taylor
Born :05/16/1927John Walford, solicitor
Born :07/16/1927John Warr, president (MCC)
Born :01/10/1927Johnnie Ray, pop singer (Cry)
Born :03/14/1927Joop F Wolff, head director (De Warheid)/Dutch politician (CPN)
Born :11/21/1927Joseph Campanella, NYC, actor (Dr Steffen-The Nurses, Lou-Mannix)
Born :06/24/1927Joseph Pierce Jr, horse trainer
Born :06/30/1927Joseph R Skeen, (Rep-R-New Mexico)
Born :04/16/1927Joseph Ratzinger, German theologist/dogmaticus
Born :04/24/1927Josy Barthel, Luxembourg, 1500m runner (Olympic-gold-1952)
Born :01/26/1927Jose Simon Azcona Hoyo, president of Honduras (1986-90)
Born :04/20/1927Karl Miller, Switzerland, superconductivity physicist (Nobel 1987)
Born :05/21/1927Kay Kendall, Yorkshire England, actress (Genevieve, Les Girls)
Born :07/03/1927Ken Russell, England, director (Tommy, Altered States, Gothic)
Born :04/30/1927Lars Hall, Sweden, Pentathelete (Olympic-gold-1952)
Born :10/31/1927Lee Grant, [Lyova Haskell Rosenthal], NYC, actress (Shampoo, Landlord)
Born :10/16/1927Lee Montague, London England, actor (Uncle Sasha-Holocaust)
Born :01/10/1927Lee Philips, Bkln NY, actor (Ellery Queen)
Born :08/11/1927Len Rempt-Halmmans de Jongh, Dutch 2nd Chamber member (VVD)
Born :07/09/1927Leonard Patrick "Red" Kelly, NHL hall of famer (Norris trophy)
Born :02/10/1927Leontyne Mary Violet Price, Laurel Miss, opera soprano (Porgy and Bess)
Born :03/06/1927Leroy Gordon Cooper Jr, Shawnee Okla, USAF/astronaut (Mer 9, Gem 5)
Born :06/26/1927Leslie Carpenter, CEO (Reed International)
Born :03/25/1927Leslie Claudius, India, field hockey (Olympic-gold-1948, 52, 56)
Born :10/23/1927Leszek Kolakowski, Polish philosopher (Conversations with the Devil)
Born :08/27/1927Liselott Linsenhoff, German FR, equestrian (Olympic-gold-1972)
Born :02/14/1927Lois Maxwell, Kitchener Ontario, actress (Miss Moneypenny)
Born :03/27/1927Lord Fanshawe, MP
Born :08/14/1927Lord Whaddon, CEO (Daltrade and Skorimpex-Rind)
Born :06/11/1927Marcus Fox, conservative MP/chairman (1922 Committee)
Born :04/13/1927Mari Blanchard, Long Beach Calif, actress (Kathy-Klondike)
Born :10/19/1927Marjorie Tallchief, US ballerina (Harkness Ballet)
Born :12/28/1927Martin Milner, Detroit Mich, actor (Route 66, Adam 12, Life of Riley)
Born :08/09/1927Marvin Minsky, Artifical intelligence computer scientist (MIT)
Born :01/01/1927Maurice Bejart, France, ballet choreographer (Rite of Spring)
Born :05/22/1927Michael Constantine, actor (Room 222, Don't Drink the Water)
Born :01/27/1927Michael Craig, India, actor (Escape 2000, Vault of Horror)
Born :07/20/1927Michael Gielen, Austrian conductor/composer
Born :06/10/1927Michael Walsh, major-general/director (Overseas Relations)
Born :07/25/1927Midge Decter, St Paul Minn, anti woman's lib (Liberated Woman...)
Born :05/11/1927Mort Sahl, comedian/political satirist/beatnik (Big Party)
Born :11/11/1927Mose Allison, Mississippi, jazz artist (Black Country Suite)
Born :03/12/1927Mstislav Rostropovich, Baku Russia, cellist/conductor (3/27 NS)
Born :03/27/1927Mstislav Rostropovich, Baku, cellist/teacher (Moscow Conservatory)
Born :11/14/1927Narciso Yepes, Lorca Spain, guitarist (Orquesta Nacionale 1947)
Born :07/04/1927Neil Simon, playwright (Odd Couple, Plaza Suite, Biloxi Blues)
Born :12/25/1927Nellie Fox, White Sox infielder (AL MVP 1959)
Born :09/15/1927Norm Crosby, Boston Mass, comedian/double talker (Liar's Club)
Born :05/28/1927Norman Ireland, CEO (Bowater)
Born :06/09/1927Norman Sisisky, (Rep-D-VA, 1983- )
Born :03/06/1927Norman Treigle, New Orleans Louisiana, bass-baritone
Born :03/16/1927Olga San Juan, NYC, actress (Variety Girl, 1 Touch of Venus)
Born :01/30/1927Olof Palme, Stockholm, PM of Sweden (1969-76, 1982-86) assassinated
Born :05/05/1927Pat Carroll, Shrevport La, comedienne/actress (Make Room for Daddy)
Born :07/06/1927Pat Paulsen, comedian, presidential candidate (Smothers Bros Show)
Born :09/26/1927Patrick O'Neal, Ocala Fla, actor (Kaz, Alvarez Kelly, King Rat)
Born :11/08/1927Patti Page, [Clara Ann Fowler], Claremont Ok, singer (Tennessee Waltz)
Born :10/06/1927Paul Badura-Skoda, Vienna Austria, pianist (Mozart Interpretation)
Born :06/18/1927Paul Eddington, actor
Born :09/29/1927Paul McCloskey, (Sen-R-Calif)
Born :09/05/1927Paul Volcker, Federal Reserve chairman
Born :03/10/1927Paul Wunderlich, German lithograph/painter/sculptor
Born :01/24/1927Paula Hawkins, (Sen-R-FL, 1981-86)
Born :08/11/1927Pentti Vihtori, Finland, writer/poet (Yksinyiset [Solitude])
Born :06/27/1927Peter Bayliss, Thames England, actor (From Russia With Love)
Born :09/16/1927Peter Falk, Ossining NY, actor (Colombo, Scared Straight)
Born :04/16/1927Peter Mark Richman, Phila Pa, actor (Andrew-Dynasty)
Born :03/30/1927Peter Marshall, Huntington WV, TV host (Hollywood Squares)
Born :08/02/1927Peter Swinnereton-Dyer, mathematician
Born :12/16/1927Peter [Malcolm] Dickinson, Zambia, sci-fi author (Heartsease)
Born :05/08/1927Philip Wilkinson, deputy chairman (National Westminster Bank)
Born :06/02/1927Phillip Burton, historian (Vanishing Eagles)
Born :10/19/1927Pierre Alechinsky, Belgian painter (Cobra)
Born :09/20/1927Rachel Roberts, Wales, actress (Foul Play, Doctor's Wife)
Born :08/12/1927Ralph Waite, White Plains NY, actor (John-Waltons, Roots)
Born :12/18/1927Ramsey Clark, US attorney General (1967-69)
Born :03/12/1927Raul Alfonsin, president (Argentina)
Born :03/11/1927Raymond Jackson, [Jaki], British cartoonist
Born :08/11/1927Raymond Leppard, London England, conductor (St Louis Symphony Orch)
Born :01/02/1927Richard Belmont Ray, (Rep-D-Ga)
Born :07/30/1927Richard Johnson, actor (Never So Few, Restless, Beyond the Door)
Born :12/17/1927Richard Long, Chic Ill, actor (Prof-Nanny and the Professor)
Born :02/02/1927Richard Ray, (Rep-D-GA, 1983- )
Born :03/19/1927Richie Ashburn, baseball infielder (Phila Phillies)/sportscaster
Born :11/05/1927Robert Abernethy, Geneva Switz, Newscaster (NBC News Encore)
Born :02/05/1927Robert Brown, Herbrides Is, actor (Here Comes the Brides, Primus)
Born :04/21/1927Robert Brustein, NYC, dean (Yale School of Drama)
Born :11/20/1927Robert C Byrd, (Sen-D West Virginia)
Born :06/27/1927Robert Casey, Rochester NY, actor (Henry-Aldrich Family Show)
Born :05/28/1927Robert Evans, CEO (British Gas)
Born :11/30/1927Robert Guillaume, St Louis Mo, actor (Benson, Soap)
Born :05/25/1927Robert Ludlum, spy novelist (Bourne Identity)
Born :06/16/1927Robert Matthews, master (Clare College Cambridge England)
Born :08/17/1927Robert Moore, Detroit Mich, actor (Marshall-Diana)
Born :03/11/1927Robert Mosbacher, US politician(?)
Born :08/09/1927Robert Shaw, England, actor (Deep, Jaws, Sting, Black Sunday)
Born :10/09/1927Robert Shaw, actor (From Russia with Love, Man for All Seasons)
Born :08/24/1927Roger Danneels, Flemish accordionist
Born :10/14/1927Roger Moore, London England, actor (Alaskans, Maverick, Saint)
Born :05/01/1927Roland Verhavert, Flemish screen writer (Sea gulls die of illness)
Born :03/11/1927Ron Todd, british trade unionist
Born :05/17/1927Ronald Halstead, deputy chairman (British Steel)
Born :10/07/1927Ronald Laing, British psychiatrist (anti-psychiatrist)
Born :08/18/1927Rosalynn Carter, Georgia, 1st lady (1977-1981), Jimmy's main lust
Born :02/20/1927Roy Cohn, lawyer, "grand inquisitor" for Sen Joseph McCarthy
Born :11/29/1927Rubert Crosse, NYC, actor (Det Robinson-The Partners)
Born :08/26/1927Sam Massell
Born :07/16/1927Shirley Hughes, author/illustrator
Born :03/20/1927Sidney Poitier, US actor/director (They call me Mr Tibbs)
Born :12/28/1927Simon Raven, writer/critic
Born :02/02/1927Stan Getz, Phila, jazz tenor saxophonist (Benny Goodman, Jimmy Dorsey)
Born :09/15/1927Standard Crosby, US, comic (Liar's Club)
Born :12/11/1927Stein Eriksen, Norway, giant slalom (Olympic-gold-1952)
Born :12/18/1927Sterling Lanier, US, writer (Hiero's Journey)
Born :07/06/1927Susan Cabot, Boston, actress (Carnival Rock)
Born :04/17/1927Tadeusz Mazowiecki, premier (Poland, 1989- )
Born :09/17/1927Ted Weiss, (Rep-D-NY, 1977-92)
Born :12/24/1927Teresa Stich-Randall, US soprano (Vienna State Opera)
Born :06/28/1927Theo van Tijn, marxist/social-historian
Born :05/24/1927Timothy Beven, CEO (Barclays Bank)
Born :10/01/1927Tom Bosley, Chicago, actor (Howard-Happy Days, Murder She Wrote)
Born :06/16/1927Tom Graveny, cricketer
Born :02/26/1927Tom Kennedy, Louisville KY, quiz host (You Don't Say, Name That Tune)
Born :09/22/1927Tom Lasorda, baseball manager (LA Dodgers)
Born :10/17/1927Tom Poston, comedian (Newhardt, Steve Allen Show)
Born :10/08/1927Torbjurn Falkanger, Norway, took Olympic oath (1952)
Born :05/29/1927Trevor Holdsworth, CEO (National Power)
Born :09/02/1927Trudi Jochum-Beiser, Austria, downhill skier (Olympic-gold-1952)
Born :11/29/1927Vin[ce] Scully, sportscaster (NBC Baseball Game of the Week)
Born :12/08/1927Vladimir A Shatalov, cosmonaut (Soyuz 4, 8, 10)
Born :03/16/1927Vladimir M Komarov, Moscow Russia, cosmonaut (Voshkod I Soyuz 1)
Born :07/24/1927Wilfred Josephs, composer
Born :03/31/1927William Daniels, Bkln NY, actor (Dr Mark Craig-St Elsewhere, 1776)
Born :08/06/1927William David Ford, (Rep-D-Michigan, 1965- )
Born :03/06/1927William J Bell, Chicago Ill, soap opera creator (Young and Restless)
Born :07/03/1927William McMillan, moderator (Gen Assembly of Church of Scotland)
Born :01/26/1927William Redfield, NYC, actor (Jimmy Hughes Rookie Cop, Marriage)
Born :07/10/1927William Smithers, Richmond Va, actor (Witness, Peyton Place, Attack!)
Born :08/24/1927William V Shannon, journalist/ambassador to Ireland (1977-81)
Born :09/10/1927Yma Sumac, [Emperatriz Chavarri], Ichocan Peru, 5 octave soprano
Born :01/01/1927Yuri Grigorovich, Russia, choreographer
Born :05/11/1927Zilpha Keatly Snyder, US, sci-fi author (Headless Cupid)
Born :12/16/1927[Gordon] Randall [P D] Garrett, US, sci-fi author (Lord Darcy)
Born :07/06/1927[Jan] Hein Donner, chess player




Died :01/02/1927Achad Ha'am, [Asjr Ginsberg], Hebrews philosopher/writer,
Died :11/17/1927Adolf A Joffe, Russian author/diplomat, commits suicide
Died :11/28/1927Arthur Wichmann, German/Dutch geologist (New-Guinea),
Died :01/10/1927August(us) Allebe, painter/lithograph,
Died :05/05/1927Charles Boissevain, editor in chief (General Trade 1885-1908),
Died :01/19/1927Charlotte MAAVCL, princess of Belgium/emp of Mexico (1864-67),
Died :07/20/1927Ferdinand I VAM, King of Romania, at 61
Died :11/01/1927Florence Mills, dancer/singer, at 32 in NYC
Died :02/19/1927Georg Brandes, [Morris Cohen], Danish literary-historian/critic,
Died :05/28/1927Georges Eekhoud, Belgian writer (Belgian Kempen),
Died :08/17/1927Horace Alderman, US, murderer, hanged
Died :01/09/1927Houston S Chamberlain, British/German race theorist,
Died :09/14/1927Isadora Duncan, as her scarf became entangled in her car's wheel
Died :08/13/1927James Curwood, US journalist/writer (Valley of Silent Men),
Died :07/13/1927James E K Aggrey, Ghana/US theologist,
Died :11/26/1927Jean-Louis Pisuisse, night club performer (French government),
Died :07/10/1927Kevin O'Higgins, Irish Free State VP, assassinated
Died :07/25/1927Matilde Serao, [Tuffolina], Italian writer (Land of Cockayne),
Died :08/23/1927Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti, executed in Mass
Died :10/08/1927Ricardo Giraldes, Argentine poet/writer (Don Segundo Sombra),
Died :07/30/1927Robert Marquies de Flers, French writer (Monsieur Bretonneau,
Died :07/23/1927Saad Zaghlul, Egyptian parliament chairman, at 74
Died :10/02/1927Svante August Arrhenius, chemist,
Died :06/07/1927Voikov, Soviet ambassador to Warsaw, murdered




Special :05/13/1927"Black Friday" on Berlin Stock Exchange
Special :10/06/1927"Jazz Singer," 1st movie with a sound track, premieres (NYC)
Special :12/27/1927"Show Boat" opens at Ziegfeld Theater (NYC)
Special :05/18/1927"Slide Lake" in Gros Ventre Wyoming collapes
Special :04/19/1927"Vagabond King" opens in London
Special :03/05/19271,000 US marines land in China to protect American property
Special :05/26/192715 millionth T-Ford produced
Special :09/18/192718 station CBS radio network begins, (WOR is NYC affiliate)
Special :07/02/19271st American to win Wimbledon in 20 years (Helen Wills Moody)
Special :05/01/19271st British airliner to serve cooked meals (Imperial Airways)
Special :03/24/19271st Chamber condemns Belgian and Neth's Wielingen Treaty
Special :08/16/19271st HR hit out of Comiskey Park Chicago (NY Yankee Babe Ruth)
Special :12/02/19271st Model A Fords sold, for $385
Special :06/04/19271st Ryders Cup (Golf), US beats England 9«-2«
Special :03/11/19271st armored commercial car hold-up in US, Pittsburgh
Special :03/29/19271st auto to exceed 200 mph (322 kph), Henry Segrave, Daytona Beach
Special :04/01/19271st automatic record changer introduced by His Master's Voice
Special :05/04/19271st balloon flight over 40,000 feet (Scott Field, Ill)
Special :07/14/19271st commercial airplane flight in Hawaii
Special :06/29/19271st flight from West Coast arrives in Hawaii
Special :03/11/19271st golden gloves tournament
Special :01/21/19271st national opera broadcast from a US opera house (Faust, Chicago)
Special :11/03/192722.3 cm rainfall at Somerset, Vermont (state record)
Special :01/29/19274th German cabinet of Marx forms
Special :08/21/19274th Pan-African Congress meets (NYC)
Special :05/04/1927Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences forms
Special :03/10/1927Albania mobilize by threat of Serbian, Croatian and Slavs
Special :03/26/1927Alfred Hugenberg purchases German film company UFA
Special :05/20/1927At 7:40 AM, Lindbergh takes off from NY to cross Atlantic for Paris
Special :07/09/1927Atty William T Francis named minister to Liberia
Special :06/30/1927Augusto Cesar Sandino issues his Manifesto Politico
Special :07/16/1927Augusto Sandino begins 5«-year war against US occupation of Nicaragua
Special :05/09/1927Australian Parliament 1st convenes in new capital, Canberra
Special :02/11/1927B Jekhovsky discovers asteroid #1181 Lilith
Special :03/02/1927Babe Ruth becomes highest paid baseball player ($70,000 per year)
Special :06/11/1927Babe Ruth hits 19th and 20th of 60 HRs
Special :07/12/1927Babe Ruth hits 30th of 60 HRs
Special :08/22/1927Babe Ruth hits 40th of 60 homers
Special :09/11/1927Babe Ruth hits 50th of 60 homers
Special :09/30/1927Babe Ruth hits record setting 60th HR (off Tom Zachary)
Special :03/01/1927Bank of Italy becomes a Natl Bank
Special :02/22/1927Baruch Spinosa's house of mourning opened as a museum
Special :02/08/1927Belgian-Swiss treaty signed
Special :05/11/1927Belgium beats England 9-1 in soccer
Special :08/29/1927Belyavski and Ivanov discovers asteroids #1118 Hanskya and #1224 Fantasia
Special :03/19/1927Bloody battles between communists and nazis in Berlin
Special :02/12/1927British expeditionary army lands in Shanghai
Special :01/19/1927British govt decides to send troops to China
Special :09/04/1927Charles Lindbergh visits Boise, Idaho, on his cross-country tour
Special :09/17/1927Charles Lindbergh visits San Francisco
Special :04/18/1927Chiang Kai-Shek forms anti-govt in China
Special :05/17/1927Chicago Cubs beat Boston Braves, 4-3, in 22 innings
Special :04/11/1927Chilean gen Carlos Ib ¤ez names himself president
Special :10/23/1927City of Netanya, Israel founded
Special :01/07/1927Coml transatlantic telephone service inaugurated between NY and London
Special :04/29/1927Construction of Spirit of St Louis is completed
Special :03/24/1927Cuban chess champ, Jose Capablanca wins 33-day Grand Chess Tournie
Special :05/22/1927Dodgers beat Phillies, 20-4
Special :12/04/1927Duke Ellington opens at Cotton Club in Harlem
Special :03/07/1927Earthquake measuring 8 on Richter scale strikes Tango, Japan
Special :12/15/1927Ed Hickman kidnaps child he later beheads
Special :09/22/1927Famous "Long count" fight (Dempsey loses boxing title to Tunney)
Special :01/09/1927Fire in Laurier Palace cinema in Montreal, 78 children died
Special :02/27/1927For 2nd Sunday in a row golfers in SC arrested for violating Sabbath
Special :09/10/1927France wins its 1st Davis Cup
Special :01/10/1927Fritz Lang's Metropolis premieres
Special :01/14/1927G Van Biesbroeck discovers asteroid #1079 Mimosa
Special :02/25/1927Gdanks and Polish accord concerning traffic through Polish corridor
Special :04/12/1927Gen Chiang Kai-shek begins counter revolution in Shanghai
Special :02/19/1927General staking against British occupiers in Shanghai
Special :11/09/1927Giant Panda discovered, China
Special :02/20/1927Golfers in SC arrested for violating Sabbath
Special :12/10/1927Grand Ole Opry makes its 1st radio broadcast, in Nashville, TN
Special :05/20/1927Great Britain via treaty grants Saudi Arabia's kingdom independent
Special :03/21/1927Guomindang Army conquerors Shanghai as British marines flee
Special :03/29/1927HOD Seagrave races his Sunbeam to a record 203.79 mph at Daytona
Special :01/07/1927Harlem Globetrotters play 1st game (Hinckley, Ill)
Special :01/27/1927Harlem Globetrotters play their 1st game
Special :05/25/1927Henry Ford stops producing Model T car (begins Model A)
Special :03/10/1927Hitlers speech forbidden in Bayern
Special :04/03/1927Interstate Commerce Comm transfers Ohio to Eastern time zone
Special :05/02/1927Intl Economic Conference (52 countries including USSR) opens
Special :01/31/1927Intl allies military command in Germany disbands
Special :12/14/1927Iraq gains independence from Britain, but British troops remain
Special :04/09/1927Italy and US anarchists Sacco and Vanzetti given death sentences
Special :05/24/1927J Comas Sola discovers asteroid #1117 Reginita
Special :01/10/1927J Comas Sola discovers asteroid #1626 Sadeya
Special :12/30/1927Japan dedicates 1st subway in Orient (route under 2 miles long)
Special :05/27/1927Japanese military intervention in Chinese civil war
Special :04/17/1927Japans cabinet-Wakarsoeki falls/Baron Tanaka becomes premier
Special :04/05/1927Johnny Weissmuller set records in 100 and 200 m freestyle
Special :08/30/1927K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1080 Orchis
Special :08/31/1927K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1081 Reseda and #1085 Amaryllis
Special :10/28/1927K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1082 Pirola
Special :09/02/1927K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1087 Arabis
Special :02/11/1927K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1111 Reinmuthia
Special :10/27/1927K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1119 Euboea
Special :02/08/1927K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1154 Astronomia
Special :03/03/1927K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1182 Ilona
Special :04/22/1927K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1209 Pumma
Special :10/29/1927K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #3722
Special :02/10/1927K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #933 Susi
Special :02/04/1927KGA-AM in Spokane WA begins radio transmissions
Special :01/30/1927Left wins national election in Theringen
Special :07/20/1927Lindbergh begins NY flight (Spirit of St Louis)
Special :05/21/1927Lindburgh lands in Paris, after 1st solo air crossing of Atlantic
Special :10/11/1927Lou Gehrig elected MVP
Special :06/23/1927Lou Gehrig hits 3 HRs in 11-4 victory over Red Sox
Special :01/28/1927M Wolf discovers asteroid #1069 Planckia
Special :09/24/1927NHL's Toronto St Patricks become Maple Leafs
Special :09/20/1927NY Yankee Babe Ruth hits record 60th HR of season off Tom Zachry
Special :05/16/1927NY Yankee Bob Meusel steals 2nd, 3rd and home
Special :10/08/1927NY Yankees sweep Pirates in 24th World Series
Special :11/13/1927NY-NJ Holland Tunnel, 1st twin-tube underwater auto tunnel, opens
Special :05/01/1927Netherlands beats Belgium 3-2 in soccer match in Amsterdam
Special :05/04/1927Nicaragua agrees to a US supervised presidential election in 1928
Special :11/12/1927Notre Dame's Fighting Irish changes blue jerseys for green
Special :01/23/1927O Oikawa discovers asteroid #1266 Tone
Special :02/07/1927O Oikawa discovers asteroid #1584 Fuji
Special :11/17/1927O Oikawa discovers asteroids #1088 Mitaka, #1089 Tama and #1185 Nikko
Special :04/13/1927Ottawa Senators beat Bos Bruins with 2 wins and 2 ties for Stanley Cup
Special :08/27/1927Parks College, America's oldest aviation school, opens
Special :08/07/1927Peace Bridge between US and Canada dedicated
Special :08/04/1927Peace Bridge between US and Canada opened
Special :08/05/1927Phillies Cy Williams hits for cycle in just 4 at bats
Special :09/07/1927Philo Farnsworth demonstrates 1st use of TV in SF
Special :02/13/1927Portugese Gen Carmona uprises against his regime
Special :02/21/1927Premire of Franz Leh rs opera, Zarewitsch
Special :02/10/1927Pres Coolidge asks for 2nd disarmament conference
Special :04/30/1927Princess Juliana gets seat in Dutch Council of State
Special :05/02/1927Pulitzer prize awarded to Louis Bromfield (Early Autumn)
Special :09/05/1927Red Sox beat Yankees 12-11 in 18 innings
Special :09/16/1927Rene Lacoste beats Bill Tilden for US Lawn Tennis Assn title
Special :09/02/1927Rumour starts that Yankee Lou Gehrig will be traded to Tigers
Special :09/29/1927Ruth ties record by hitting grand slams in consecutive games
Special :08/25/1927S Belyavski and N Ivanov discovers asteroid #1086 Nata
Special :05/07/1927SF Municipal Airport (Mills Field) dedicated
Special :05/20/1927Saudi Arabia becomes independent (Treaty of Jedda)
Special :10/08/1927Sea battle at Navarino (Greece freed of Ottoman occupation)
Special :01/28/1927Serbian-Croatian-Slavic govt of Oezonowitsj falls
Special :04/25/1927Spain routes 20,000 soldiers to Morocco (uprising Rifkabylen)
Special :12/27/1927Stalin's faction wins All-Union Congress in USSR, Trotsky expelled
Special :04/15/1927Switzerland and USSR agree to diplomatic relations
Special :05/27/1927Thomas Masaryk elected Czechoslovakia president
Special :06/13/1927Ticker-tape parade welcomed Charles A Lindbergh to NYC
Special :05/31/1927Tiger 1st baseman Johnny Neun makes an unassisted triple play
Special :06/16/1927Tommy Armour wins US Open golf tournament
Special :09/09/1927Tony Lazzeri Day at Yankee Stadium
Special :06/08/1927Tony Lazzeri hits 3 HRs Yanks beat White Sox 12-11
Special :11/17/1927Tornado hit Washington DC
Special :09/29/1927Tornado strikes St Louis Missouri, 85 die
Special :01/14/1927Toronto Maple Leafs 1st hat trick (Hap Day) vs NY Rangers
Special :11/03/1927Tropical storm flooding kills 84 in Winooski River Valley (Vt)
Special :11/12/1927Trotsky expelled from Soviet CP; Stalin becomes undisputed dictator
Special :07/19/1927Ty Cobb gets his 4,000th hit
Special :07/18/1927Ty Cobb's 4,000th career hit
Special :02/18/1927US and Canada begin diplomatic relations
Special :01/13/1927US and Mexico battle over oil interests
Special :06/30/1927US Assay Office in Deadwood, South Dakota closes
Special :02/23/1927US Radio Commission created (FCC predecessor)
Special :03/17/1927US govt doesn't sign league of Nations disarmament treaty
Special :01/06/1927US marines sent to Nicaragua
Special :02/16/1927US restores diplomatic relations with Turkey
Special :08/07/1927US rum smuggler Horace Alderman kills 3
Special :12/17/1927US sub 'S-4' sinks after collision kills all 34 aboard
Special :02/03/1927Uprising against regime of general Carmona in Portugal
Special :04/07/1927Using phone lines TV is sent from Wash DC to NYC
Special :09/13/1927Waite Hoyt became only 20 game winner of 1927 Yankees
Special :11/05/1927Walter Hagen wins his 4th straight PGA championship
Special :11/14/1927Worlds largest gas tank in Pittsburgh Penn explodes; 28 die
Special :10/07/1927Yank Herb Pennock retires 1st 22 Pirates in world series game
Special :09/22/1927Yanks Earle Coombs hits 3 triples
Special :09/24/1927Yanks set record of 106 victories

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