On This Day

What Happened on July 27, 1937

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 32nd Davis Cup: USA beats Great Britain in Wimbledon (4-1)

Famous Birthdays

  • Anna Dawson, British comedienne (Violet-Keeping Up Appearances), born in Bolton, Lancashire
  • Chuck Jackson, American singer (Any Day Now, I Don't Want to Cry), born in Latta, South Carolina
  • Don Galloway, American actor (Arrest & Trial, Ironside), born in Augusta, Kentucky (d. 2009)
  • Robert Gibb, zoo/theme park creator