What Happened on July 27, 1930

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 24th Tour de France won by Andre Leducq of France
  • 25th Davis Cup: France beats USA in Paris (4-1)

Famous Birthdays

  • Andy [Andrew] White, Scottish drummer, drummed on early Beatles records ("Love Me Do" and "P.S. I Love You"), born in Glasgow (d. 2015)
  • Ronald Dearing, British civil servant and chairman (British Post Office), born in Kingston upon Hull, England
  • Shirley Williams, British politician (Social Democratic Party), born in London