On This Day

What Happened on January 27, 1848

Famous Birthdays

  • Tōgō Heihachirō, Imperial Japanese Navy admiral and one of Japan's greatest naval heroes, born in Kajiya-Chō, Kagoshima-Jōka, Satsuma, Japan (d. 1934)
1848 Highlights

About January 27, 1848

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 174 years, 3 months and 30 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius