On This Day

What Happened on August 27, 1875

Famous Birthdays

  • Katharine McCormick, American biologist, suffragist and philanthropist, born in Dexter, Michigan (d. 1967)

Famous Deaths

  • William Chapman Ralston, American banker (b. 1826)
1875 Highlights

About August 27, 1875

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 146 years and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo