What Happened on February 27, 1850

Historical Events

  • 12th Grand National: Chris Green wins aboard Irish outsider Abd-El-Kader; goes on to become first dual winner and first to win in consecutive years

Famous Birthdays

  • Henry Edwards Huntington, American railroad executive (owned Pacific Electric Railway), born in Oneonta, New York (d. 1927)
Born in 1850
1850 Highlights

About February 27, 1850

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 173 years and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces