- The Russians defeat the Turks at the Battle of Akhalzic.
- Uruguay gains independence during Brazil-Argentina peace talks
- Eise J Eisinga, constructed planetarium at Franeker, dies at 84
About August 27, 1828
Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 194 years, 7 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes
Star Sign: Virgo