On This Day

What Happened on January 27, 1853

Historical Events

  • US whaling and sealing vessel the Levant captained by Mercator Cooper, makes the first known landing on mainland Antarctica at Oates Coast, Victoria land
1853 Highlights

About January 27, 1853

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 168 years, 8 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius