October 27, 1916 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Battle of Segale: Negus Mikael, marching on the Ethiopian capital in support of his son Emperor Iyasus V, is defeated by Fitawrari abte Giyorgis, securing the throne for Empress Zauditu.

Birthdays in History

  • Kazimierz Brandys, writer