Historical Events on June 27th, 1857

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Bibighar massacre of 120 British women and children following the seige of Cawnpore

Event of interestEvent of Interest

James Donnelly becomes engaged in a drunken brawl with Patrick Farrell, who suffers a fatal blow to the head. Farrell dies two days later, which makes James Donnelly a wanted man and draws the Donnelly family into the notorious feud

Squatter James Donnelly
James Donnelly