What Happened on August 27, 1884

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 4th U.S. Men's National Championship: Richard Sears beats Howard Taylor (6-0, 1-6, 6-0, 6-2)

Famous Birthdays

  • Harry Antrim, actor (Miracle on 34th St, Devil's Doorway), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Vincent Auriol, president of France (1947-53)