On This Day

What Happened on July 27, 1907

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • Denis Rickett, British civil servant and private secretary to Clement Attlee, born in Hawthorns, Overton Road, Sutton, Surrey (d. 1997)
  • Mollie Doreen Phillips, British figure skater and judge (Olympics 1932,36), born in London (d. 1994)

Famous Deaths

  • Edward Pettus, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), dies at 86