On This Day

What Happened on August 22, 1827

Historical Events

  • José de La Mar becomes President of Peru

Famous Birthdays

  • Edouard Silas, Dutch composer, born in Amsterdam (d. 1909)
  • Ezra Butler Eddy, Canadian businessman (E.B. Eddy Company) and politician, born in Vermont (d. 1906)
  • Joseph Anthony Mower, American Major General (Union Army), born in Woodstock, Vermont (d. 1870)
1827 Highlights

About August 22, 1827

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 193 years, 3 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo