Year 1927 in History - Important Historical Events of the year 1927

The year 1927 has a special significance of its own in India and world history. Let us know some such important events of the year 1927 such as: born famous people, death of famous people, war treaty, independence of a country, invention of new technology, change of power, important national and international day etc., knowing which your general Knowledge will increase.

Important Historical Events of the Year 1927 in World ⚡

DateIncident/Event
10 januaryThe science fiction film Metropolis, which is inscribed in UNESCO's Memory of the World Register, was released in Germany.
23 februaryGerman theoretical physicist Werner Heisenberg wrote a letter to fellow physicist Wolfgang Pauli in which he described his uncertainty principle for the first time.
20 marchBy the Treaty of Jeddah, the United Kingdom recognized the sovereignty of King Ibn Saud over Hejaz and Nejd, which later merged to become Saudi Arabia.
24 marchChinese Civil War-In the midst of a battle between the Communists and Nationalists, warships from six countries bombarded Nanjing in defense of the foreign citizens living there.
24 marchFollowing the capture of Nanjing by an alliance of Nationalist And Communist forces, British and American warships bombarded the city in defence of foreign citizens there.
15 aprilTorrential rains caused the Mississippi River to break out of its levee system in 145 places, causing the worst flooding in the history of the United States.
19 aprilAmerican actress Mae West was sentenced to ten days in jail for corrupting the morals of youth' for her play Sex.
08 mayFrench aviators Charles Nungesser and Francois Coli aboardL'Oiseau Blanc biplane, attempting to make the first non-stoptransatlantic flight from Paris to New York, disappeared after takeoff.
09 mayCanberra replaced Melbourne as the capital of Australia on May 9, 1927 with the opening of Provisional Parliament House. It is Australia’s largest inland city, located at the northern end of the Australian Capital Territory.
11 mayThe Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences was formed on May 11, 1927 in California, United States. The Academy is better known for its annual Academy Awards, officially known as Oscars.
18 mayDisgruntled school board treasurer Andrew Kehoe set off aseries of explosives in Bath Township, Michigan's elementary school,which had a final death toll of 45 and is the deadliest mass murder in aschool in United States history.
20 mayBy the Treaty of Jeddah, the United Kingdom recognized thes overeignty of King Ibn Saud over Hejaz and Nejd, which later merged tobecome Saudi Arabia.
21 mayThe United Kingdom recognized the sovereignty of King Abdul Aziz in the Kingdoms of Hejaz and Nejd on May 20, 1927 by signing the Treaty of Jeddah. Hejaz and Nejd were merged into the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in 1932.
21 mayAboard the Spirit of St. Louis, American aviator Charles Lindbergh completed the first solo non-stop transatlantic flight, flying from Roosevelt Field near New York City to Paris – Le Bourget Airport.
27 junePrime Minister of Japan Tanaka Giichi led a conference todiscuss Japan's plans for China, out of which came the Tanaka Memorial,a strategic document detailing these plans (now believed to be aforgery).
23 julyWilfred Rhodes of England and Yorkshire became the only personto play in 1,000 first-class cricket matches.
16 augustThe Dole Air Race began; eight fixed-wing aircraft competed tofly from Oakland, California, to Honolulu, Hawaii, but only twosuccessfully completed the flight.
23 augustAfter a controversial trial, and despite world wide protests,Italian-born American anarchists Sacco and Vanzetti wereexecuted via electrocution in Massachusetts for the charges of murderand theft.
27 augustFive Canadian women filed a petition to ask the Supreme Courtof Canada, 'Does the word 'Persons' in Section 24 of the British NorthAmerica Act, 1867, include female persons,' to which the courteventually replied that it does not.
05 septemberWalt Disney's and Ub Iwerks' first popular character Oswald the Lucky Rabbit made its debut in the animated cartoon Trolley Troubles.
14 septemberIn a freak automobile accident, dancer Isadora Duncan wasstrangled to death in Nice, France, by her scarf after it got caught onthe wheel of a car in which she was a passenger.
06 octoberThe first successful feature sound film The Jazz Singer,starring Al Jolson, was released.
01 novemberThe production of the improved model A which will replace the earlier model T "Tin Lizzie" has started at the Ford factories. The prices begin from $460.
03 decemberPutting Pants on Philip, the first official film featuring the comedy duo Laurel and Hardy, was released.
25 decemberThe Vi?t Nam Qu?c Dân Ð? ng, a revolutionary socialist political party that sought Vietnamese independence from French colonial rule, was formed in Hanoi.
20 MaySaudi Arabia gained independence from Britain.
01 JunePeace relations between the US and Canada were restored.
14 JulyThe first commercial flight of the aircraft began in the Hawaiian Islands.
23 JulyRegular radio broadcasting began in Bombay.
07 SeptemberFilio Taylor succeeded in making full-fledged electronic TV.
29 SeptemberTelephone service started between the US and Mexico.
06 OctoberThe first feature film, adorned with dialogue and background music, \ 'The Jazz Singer \' was released.
08 NovemberBharatiya Janata Party BJP) senior leader LK Advani was born in Karachi.
23 NovemberThe company named Automated Musical Instruments produced the first juke box.
19 DecemberThe great freedom fighters Ram Prasad Bismil, Ashfaq Ulla Khan and Roshan Singh were hanged by the British.
07 JanuaryThe first trans-Atlantic commercial telephone service started from New York to London.
19 JanuaryThe British government decided to send its army to China.
10 FebruaryJRD Tata became the first Indian to get a pilot license.
12 AprilThe British cabinet supported the right of 21-year-old women to vote.
15 AprilSwitzerland and the then Soviet Union agreed to forge diplomatic relations.
22 JanuaryThe comedy film The Kid Brother, starring Harold Lloyd, was published on screen.
17 FebruaryThe world's first aircraft-making company was founded by William Boeing and Albert Hubbard.
12 MarchThe adventure film Theodding Rogue starring John Barrymore was published.
05 AprilThe Prohibition Bureau was established as part of the United States Treasury Department.
20 MayThe first passenger airline manufactured by the Boeing 40A company was flown for the first time.
25 JuneThe drama film The Way of All Messes, starring Emil Janning, premiered in New York City.
01 JulyThe first coast-to-coast radio network in Canada was commissioned to celebrate Dominion's 60th anniversary.
12 AugustBurdo Thodol was first published as The Tibetan Book of the Dead in the United States.
04 SeptemberNagpur riots killed 22 people and injured more than 100.
17 OctoberThe American League was founded in 1901 by Ban Johnson, who was forced to step down as president.
12 NovemberMahatma Gandhi made his first and last visit to Ceylon.
02 DecemberFord Motor Company launched the Model A as its new automobile after 19 years of Ford Model T production.

Important Historical Events of the Year 1927 in India ⚡

DateIncident/Event
10 FebruaryJRD Tata became the first Indian to get a pilot license.

Notable birthdays of the year 1927 😀

DayMonthName/Category/Country
25AugustAlthea Gibson / Female / Player / South Carolina
18FebruaryMohammed Zahur Khayyam / male / Singer / India
30AprilFatima Bibi / Female / Judge / India

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