What Happened on April 7, 1927

Historical Events

Film & TV History

First long distance television transmission: An image of Secretary of Commerce Herbert Hoover sent from Washington, D.C. to NYC by AT&T

Famous Birthdays

  • Babatunde Olatunji, Nigerian percussionist (Drums of Passion), educator, and social activist, born in Ajido, Lagos (d. 2003)
Born in 1927
1927 Highlights

About April 7, 1927

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 5 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aries