On This Day

What Happened on January 27, 1820

Historical Events

Russian Antarctic Expedition

Russian Antarctic expedition led by Fabian Gottlieb von Bellingshausen and Mikhail Lazarev discover the continent of Antarctica

1820 Highlights

About January 27, 1820

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 202 years and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius