On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 1878

Famous Birthdays

  • Alvan T. Fuller, 50th Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1958)

Charles Strite

Charles Strite, American inventor who invented the automatic pop-up toaster, born in Minneapolis, Minnesota (d. 1956)

1878 Highlights

About February 27, 1878

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 143 years, 10 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces