On This Day

What Happened on September 27, 1821

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

1st Emperor of Mexico Agustín de Iturbide
1st Emperor of Mexico
Agustín de Iturbide

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? 199 years, 2 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra