On This Day

What Happened on October 27, 1787

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Federalist Papers start appearing in New York newspapers under pseudonym "Publius" (written by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay)

1st US Secretary of Treasury Alexander Hamilton
1st US Secretary of Treasury
Alexander Hamilton
4th US President James Madison
4th US President
James Madison
1st US Chief Justice John Jay
1st US Chief Justice
John Jay

1787 Highlights

About October 27, 1787

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 233 years, 8 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio