On This Day

What Happened on January 27, 1860

Famous Deaths

  • János Bolyai, Hungarian mathematician (non-Euclidean geometry), dies at 57
  • Thomas Brisbane, British soldier, administrator and astronomer, dies at 86
1860 Highlights

About January 27, 1860

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 160 years, 10 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius