On This Day

What Happened on November 27, 1809

Historical Events

  • Berners Street hoax: Theodore Hook bets he can make any address the most talked-about in London, proceeds to win by bringing London to a standstill

Famous Birthdays

  • Frances Anne "Fanny" Kemble, British Shakespearian actress (Juliet) and author, born in London, England (d. 1893)
1809 Highlights

About November 27, 1809

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 212 years, 1 month and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius