What Happened on April 23, 1827

Historical Events

  • Irish mathematician and astronomer William Rowan Hamilton presents his Theory of Systems of Rays

Famous Birthdays

  • Johann Friedrich von Schulte, German Catholic lawyer, born in Winterberg, Germany (d. 1914)

Famous Deaths

  • Johanna Cornelia Wattier-Ziesenis, Dutch actress (Phaedra, Lady Macbeth), dies at 65
1827 Highlights

About April 23, 1827

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 195 years, 9 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus