On This Day

What Happened on September 21, 1827

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

According to Joseph Smith Jr., the angel Moroni gave him a record of gold plates, one-third of which Joseph translated into The Book of Mormon

Religious Leader Joseph Smith
Religious Leader
Joseph Smith

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Corcoran, Irish-American Brigadier General (Union Army), born in County Sligo, Ireland (d. 1863)
1827 Highlights

About September 21, 1827

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 194 years and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo