On This Day

What Happened on May 4, 1927

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 1st balloon flight over 40,000 feet (Scott Field, Illinois)
  • Nicaragua agrees to a US supervised presidential election in 1928

Famous Birthdays

  • Owen "Terry" Scott, British actor and comedian (Terry and June, Carry On Films), born in Watford, Hertfordshire (d. 1994)