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 This day in History - February 27
433 Historic Events for February 27
1922

Commerce Sec Herbert Hoover convenes 1st National Radio Conference

Event
1923

Charles Francis Abdy Williams, composer, dies at 67

Death
1923

Viktor Kalabis, composer

Birth
1923

Dexter Gordon, US, tenor saxophonist/actor (Connection)

Birth
1924

Belgium's Theunis govt falls

Event
1924

Norman Marshall, cricketer (brother of Roy, one Test for WI 1955)

Birth
1924

M M Shearer, former Lord Lieutenant of Shetland

Birth
1925

Richard AFM Auwerda, Dutch journalist/writer

Birth
1925

Hitler's resurrects NSDAP political party in Munich

Event
1925

Hugh Leggatt, art dealer

Birth
1925

Michael Kaye, director (City of London Festival)

Birth
1925

Test Cricket debut of Clarrie Grimmett, who took 5-45 and 6-37 v England

Event
1926

Peter Emery, British MP

Birth
1927

For 2nd Sunday in a row golfers in SC arrested for violating Sabbath

Event
1927

Michael Butler, Pro-Provost/chairman (Royal College of Art)

Birth
1927

Guy Mitchell, [Al Cernick], Detroit Mich, rocker/actor (Red Garters)

Birth
1927

Lord Belhaven and Stenton

Birth
1929

Manuel Manrique de Lara y Berry, composer, dies at 65

Death
1929

Turkey signs Litvinov-pact

Event
1930

Joanne Woodward, Thomasville Ga, actress (3 Faces of Eve, Rachel)

Birth
1930

Lieux Dressler, actress (Alice Grant-General Hospital)

Birth
1930

Bouvet Island declared a Norwegian dependency

Event
1931

Andrew Sloan, Chief Constable (Strathcourt)

Birth
1932

Explosion in coal mine Boissevain, Virginia, USA (38 dead)

Event
1932

Dolf Zwerver, Dutch painter

Birth