On This Day

What Happened on June 27, 1850

Famous Birthdays

  • Ivan Vazov, Bulgarian poet, novelist and playwright (Under the Yoke), born in Sopot, Bulgaria (d. 1921)
  • Jacob Adolf Hägg, Swedish composer, born in Östergarn, Sweden (d. 1928)
  • Jørgen Pedersen Gram, Danish mathematician (Gram–Schmidt process), born in Duchy of Schleswig, Denmark (d. 1919)
  • Lafcadio Hearn, American author (Glimpses of Unfamiliar Japan), born in Leucas, Greece (d. 1904)
1850 Highlights

About June 27, 1850

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 171 years, 5 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer