On This Day

What Happened on April 27, 1875

Famous Birthdays

  • André Baillon, Belgian-French author (Un homme si simple), born in Antwerp, Belgium (d. 1932)
  • Freddie Fane, British cricketer (Hobbs' 1st Test opening partner), born in Curragh Camp, County Kildare, Ireland (d. 1960)
  • Lumsden Hare, Irish actor (Oregon Trail, Desert Fox, Young Bess), born in Ireland (d. 1964)
  • Maurice de Broglie, French physicist (studied X-ray diffraction and spectroscopy), born in Paris, France (d. 1960)
1875 Highlights

About April 27, 1875

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 146 years, 7 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus