On This Day

What Happened on July 27, 1862

Historical Events

  • Hurricane hits Canton; about 40,000 die
  • Steamer "Golden Gate" burns and sinks off west coast of Mexico
1862 Highlights

About July 27, 1862

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 4 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo