April 18 – The Kuomintang (Nationalist Chinese) set up a government in Nanking, China. April 21 – A banking crisis hits Japan. April 22 – May 5 – The Great Mississippi Flood of 1927 strikes 700,000 people, in the greatest natural disaster in American history through this time.What does 1927 stand for?
Wikimedia Commons has media related to 1927. 1927 ( MCMXXVII) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1927th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 927th year of the 2nd millennium, the 27th year of the 20th century, and the 8th year of the 1920s decade.What historical events happened in the year 1928?
July 24 – The Menin Gate is dedicated as a war memorial at Ypres, Belgium. August 1 – The Communist Chinese People's Liberation Army is formed, during the Nanchang Uprising. U.S. President Calvin Coolidge announces, "I do not choose to run for president in 1928."What are the best books about 1927?
One Summer: America, 1927. New York: Doubleday. ISBN 978-0-767-91940-1. Churchill, Allen (1960). The Year the World Went Mad. New York: Thomas Y. Crowell. Shindo, Charles J. (2010). 1927 and the Rise of Modern America. Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas. ISBN 978-0-700-61715-9.