What Happened on May 27, 1837

Famous Birthdays

Wild Bill HickokWild Bill Hickok (1837-1876)

American cowboy and scout, born in Troy Grove, Illinois

  • Ivan Kramskoi, Russian painter and art critic, born in Ostrogozhsk, Voronezh Governorate, Russian Empire (d. 1887)
  • Robert Hoke, American Major General (Confederate Army), born in Lincolnton, North Carolina (d. 1912)
Born in 1837
1837 Highlights

About May 27, 1837

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 185 years, 10 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini