June 18, 1927 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History


Sports record brokenWorld Record

Paavo Nurmi runs world record 2000 m: 5:24.6

Runner nicknamed the
Runner nicknamed the "Flying Finn"
Paavo Nurmi

Birthdays in History

  • Dennis Landau, CEO (Cooperative Wholesale Society)
  • John Phillipps Kenyon, historian/teacher