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, chairman (British Post Office)
  • Shirley Williams, co-founder (Social Democratic Party)/labour minister