What Happened on January 27, 1859

Crippled Kaiser Had Grip of Iron

Famous Birthdays

Wilhelm IIWilhelm II (1859-1941)

German Emperor and King of Prussia (1888-1918), born in Berlin

Famous Deaths

  • Carl A Agardh, Swedish botanist/bishop of Karlstad, dies at 74
1859 Highlights

About January 27, 1859

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 164 years and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius