On This Day

August 27, 1926 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • 2nd Women's World Games (track & field competition for women) is conducted over 3-days at the Slottsskogsvallen Stadium in Gothenburg, Sweden

Birthdays in History

  • Kristen Nygaard, Norwegian computer scientist, born in Oslo, Norway (d. 2002)