What Happened on September 27, 1840

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfred Thayer Mahan, American naval officer (Influence of Sea Power)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Thomas Nast, German political cartoonist of late 1800s America, born in Landau, Germany (d. 1902)

Political Cartoonist Thomas Nast
Political Cartoonist
Thomas Nast