What Happened on October 6, 1927

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "The Jazz Singer", directed by Alan Crosland, starring Al Jolson and May McAvoy, released, 1st film with a soundtrack (Honorary Academy Award 1928)

Famous Birthdays

  • Alice Bauer, LPGA golfer
  • Paul Badura-Skoda, pianist (Mozart Interpretation), born in Vienna, Austria