April 27, 1904 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • The Australian Labor Party under Chris Watson becomes the first Labour government in the world

Birthdays in History

  • Arthur F Burns, economist/chairman (Federal Reserve Board)
  • Cecil Day-Lewis, Irish poet (British Poet Laureate 1968-72) and detective writer (Nicholas Blake), born in Ballintubbert, Queen's County (d. 1972)
  • Ragnar Skrede, Norwegian poet (Lauvfall)