On This Day

What Happened on March 27, 1866

Historical Events

  • Andrew Rankin patents the urinal

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Andrew Johnson vetoes civil rights bill; it later becomes 14th amendment

17th US President Andrew Johnson
17th US President
Andrew Johnson

1866 Highlights

About March 27, 1866

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 154 years, 8 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries