On This Day

What Happened on July 27, 1870

Famous Birthdays

  • Henry Lincoln "Linc" Johnson, American attorney and politician, remembered as one of the most prominent early 20th century African-American Republicans, born in Augusta, Georgia (d. 1925)
  • Hilaire Belloc, Anglo-French author (Path to Rome), born in La Celle-Saint-Cloud, Seine-et-Oise, France (d. 1953)
1870 Highlights

About July 27, 1870

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 150 years and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo