On This Day

What Happened on May 27, 1840

Famous Deaths

  • Niccolo Paganini, Italian composer and violin virtuoso (Princess Lucca), dies at 57
1840 Highlights

About May 27, 1840

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 180 years, 7 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini