What Happened on September 27, 1916

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 1st Native American Day celebrated, honoring American Indians
  • Emperor Lidj Jasu of Ethiopia flees a palace coup by his aunt Zauditu

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank Handlen, American artist
  • Samuel S Stratton, (Rep-D-NY, 1959- )

Famous Deaths

  • Emile A G Verhaeren, Belgian writer (Les Heures du Soir), dies at 61