What Happened on July 27, 1929

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Dike of Wieringermeerpolder finished

Famous Birthdays

  • Harvey Fuqua, rock vocalist (Moonglows-Sincerely)
  • Jack Higgins, [Harry Patterson], novelist
  • Marc Wilkinson, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Raoul Pictet, Swiss physicist who invented liquid nitrogen and was a pioneer of cryogenics, dies at 83