On This Day

What Happened on May 27, 1850

Historical Events

  • Mormon Temple in Nauvoo, Illinois, destroyed by tornado

Famous Birthdays

  • Thomas Neill Cream, Scottish-Canadian serial killer (Lambeth poisoner), born in Glasgow, Scotland (d. 1892)
1850 Highlights

About May 27, 1850

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 170 years, 2 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini