What Happened on July 27, 1913

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 11th Tour de France won by Philippe Thys of Belgium

Famous Birthdays

  • Eva Jones, German poet and novelist (Taboo), born in Berlin (d. 1996)
  • George L. Street III, American Navy Submariner and Medal of Honor recipient, born in Richmond, Virginia (d. 2000)
  • Mary Green, headmistress (Kidbrooke School), born in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire (d. 2004)
  • Vittorio Sereni, Italian poet (Diario d'Algeria), born in Luino, Italy (d. 1983)