On This Day

What Happened on December 27, 1800

Famous Birthdays

  • John Goss, British organist and composer (Praise, My Soul, the King of Heaven), born in Fareham, Hampshire, England (d. 1880)

Famous Deaths

  • Hugh Blair, Scottish preacher and man of letters (b. 1718)
1800 Highlights

About December 27, 1800

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 220 years, 11 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn