What Happened on May 28, 1927

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Hammond scores his 1,000th cricket run of the season after 22 days

Famous Birthdays

  • Bernhard Lewkovitch, composer
  • Francois Nourissier, French writer (Un petit bourgeois)
  • Gyorgy Ligeti, Transylvania, Romania, composer of contemporary classical music
  • Norman Ireland, CEO (Bowater)
  • Robert Evans, CEO (British Gas)

Famous Deaths

  • Boris Kustodiev, Russian painter (b. 1878)
  • Georges Eekhoud, Belgian writer (Belgian Kempen), dies