What Happened on October 27, 1922

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 1st commemoration of Navy Day (USA)
  • Dutch 2nd Chamber votes for child labor laws

Event of interestEvent of Interest

In Italy, Liberal Luigi Facta resigns in the face of threats from Mussolini that 'either the Government will be given to us or we will seize it by marching on Rome'

Italian Dictator Benito Mussolini
Italian Dictator
Benito Mussolini

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlos Andres Perez, president of Venezuela (1974-79/89-94)
  • George Young, soccer star
  • Ralph Kiner, HR hitter (Pittsburgh Pirates)/sportscaster (NY Mets)