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 This day in History - July 27
422 Historic Events for July 27
1881

Hans Fischer, German physicist (Nobel 1930)

Birth
1881

Johann Christian Lobe, composer, dies at 84

Death
1883

Albert Franz Doppler, composer, dies at 61

Death
1883

Montgomery Blair, lawyer (Dred Scot V Sandford), dies at 70

Death
1888

Philip Pratt unveils 1st electric automobile

Event
1890

Judith Lowry, Ft Sill OK, actress (Effect of Gamma Rays ...)

Birth
1891

Titus van Wyck succeeds M de Savornin Lohman as gov of Suriname

Event
1894

Gerald F Bogan, US vice-admiral (WW II-Pacific Ocean)

Birth
1897

Dutch govt of Pierson/Goeman Borgesius resigns

Event
1897

14.75" (37.5 cm) of rainfall, Jewell, Maryland (state 24-hr record)

Event
1898

Audley Moore, civil rights activist, humanitarian [Queen Mother]

Birth
1898

Start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Dancing Men" (BG)

Event
1899

Harl McDonald, near Boulder Colorado, composer (Santa F‚ Trail)

Birth
1899

Perc Hornibrook, Australian cricket left-arm bowler (20's)

Birth
1900

Hans Haug, composer

Birth
1900

Charles Vidor, Budapest Hungary, direct (Rhapsody, Gilda, Cover Girl)

Birth
1903

Clive Martin Douglas, composer

Birth
1903

Nikolai Cherkasov, St Petersburg Russia, actor (Ivan the Terrible)

Birth
1904

Anton Dolin, [Patrick Healey-Kay], dancer (Girl From Petrovka)

Birth
1904

Kenneth Tompkins Bainbridge, physicist

Birth
1904

Agnes Yarnall, sculptor, artist, author laa, 1987

Birth
1906

Leo Durocher, Mass, baseball manager (Brooklyn Dodgers, NY Giants)

Birth
1907

Denis Rickett, private secretary to Clement Attlee

Birth
1907

Mollie Doreen Phillips, British figure skater/judge (Olympics 1932,36)

Birth
1908

Lord Jenkins of Putney, British MP of Arts (Labour)

Birth