On This Day

What Happened on October 27, 1871

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Democratic leader of Tammany Hall NY, Boss Tweed is arrested after the NY Times exposes his corruption

Politician and Businessman Boss Tweed
Politician and Businessman
Boss Tweed

1871 Highlights

About October 27, 1871

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 149 years, 2 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio