On This Day

What Happened on September 27, 1821

Historical Events

Historic Event

Mexican revolutionary forces led by Agustín de Iturbide occupy Mexico City as Spanish withdraw, bringing an end to the Mexican War of Independence

Famous Birthdays

  • Henri-Frédéric Amiel, Swiss writer (Grains de Mil), born in Geneva, Switzerland (d. 1881)

Famous Deaths

  • Luis Brión, Curacaos military officer who fought in the Venezuelan War of Independence, dies at 39
1821 Highlights

About September 27, 1821

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 200 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra