What Happened on March 27, 1855

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


InventionHistoric Invention

Abraham Gesner patents kerosene

Physician and Geologist Abraham Gesner
Physician and Geologist
Abraham Gesner

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfred Ewing, Scottish Physicist (magnetic properties of metals, hysteresis), born in Dundee, Angus, Scotland (d. 1935)