What Happened on August 27, 1901

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 21st U.S. Men's National Championship: William Larned beats Beals Wright (6-2, 6-8, 6-4, 6-4)

Famous Birthdays

  • Al Ritz, [Joaquim], actor (Ritz Brothers, Hi Ya Chum), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • Roger Pryor, actor (Belle of the Nineties, Identity Unknown), born in NYC, New York