What Happened on July 18, 1927

Historical Events

Sports History

Ty Cobb's 4,000th MLB career hit

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlo Franci, Italian composer and conductor, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina (d. 2019)
  • Kurt Masur, German conductor (New York Philharmonic, 1991-2002; Gewandhausorchester Leipzig, 1970-96), born in Brieg, Lower Silesia, Weimar Germany (now Brzeg, Poland) (d. 2015)
  • Ludwig Harig, German writer, born in Sulzbach (d. 2018)
  • Zin [Parke Gerald Zinzan] Harris, New Zealand cricketer (father of Chris NZ batsman in 50's & 60's), born in Christchurch, New Zealand (d. 1991)
1927 Highlights

About July 18, 1927

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 2 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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