What Happened on June 27, 1899

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Sport awardTennis Open

16th Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Blanche Bingley beats Charlotte Cooper (6-2 6-3)

Tennis Champion Charlotte Cooper
Tennis Champion
Charlotte Cooper
  • 23rd Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Reginald Doherty beats Arthur Gore (1-6 4-6 6-3 6-3 6-3)

Famous Birthdays

  • Juan Trippe, American airline entrepreneur (d. 1981)