On This Day

What Happened on June 27, 1859

Famous Birthdays

  • Mildred J. Hill, American composer and musician (Happy Birthday To You), born in Louisville, Kentucky (d. 1916)

Famous Deaths

  • Jean Chr├ętien Baud, Dutch gov-gen of Dutch-Indies (1834-36), dies at 69
1859 Highlights

About June 27, 1859

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 161 years, 4 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer