What Happened on April 27, 1937

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 1st US social security payment made

Famous Birthdays

  • Phil Jones, newsman (CBS)
  • Sandy Dennis, American actress (Up the Down Staircase), born in Hastings, Nebraska (d. 1992)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestAntonio Gramsci

Antonio Gramsci, Italian philosopher/marxist theorist, dies at 46

Marxist Theorist and Politician Antonio Gramsci
Marxist Theorist and Politician
Antonio Gramsci