On This Day

What Happened on August 27, 1782

Historical Events

Battle of Interest

Battle of the Combahee River near Beaufort, South Carolina, American abolitionist John Laurens is killed leading the charge

Famous Deaths

1782 Highlights

About August 27, 1782

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 239 years, 3 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo