Historical Events on May 20, 1927

About May 20, 1927

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 5 months and 27 days

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

At 7:40 AM, Charles Lindbergh takes off from New York to cross the Atlantic for Paris, aboard Spirit of St Louis (1st non-stop flight)

  • Saudi Arabia becomes independent of Great Britain in the Treaty of Jeddah