January 27, 1927 in Sport

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

  • 20th Men's Australian Championships: Gerald Patterson beats John Hawkes (3-6, 6-4, 3-6, 18-16, 6-3)
  • 20th Women's Australian Championships: Esna Boyd beats Sylvia Lance Harper (5-7, 6-1, 6-2)

Birthdays in Sport

  • Joe Perry, AAFC/NFL Hall of Fame fullback (SF 49ers, Balt Colts)