On This Day

What Happened on November 27, 1852

Famous Deaths


Person of interestAda Lovelace

Ada Lovelace, English mathematician and writer and daughter of poet Lord Byron, considered the first computer programmer, dies of uterine cancer at 36

Mathematician and Computer Programmer Ada Lovelace
Mathematician and Computer Programmer
Ada Lovelace

1852 Highlights

About November 27, 1852

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 168 years and 3 months
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius