What Happened on December 27, 1836

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Worst English avalanche kills 8 of 15 buried (Lewes Sussex)

Famous Birthdays

  • Henricus Oort, Dutch theologist (Leidse translation)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Stephen Fuller Austin, founder of the US State of Texas, dies at 43

Founder of Texas Stephen F. Austin
Founder of Texas
Stephen F. Austin