On This Day

What Happened on March 27, 1878

Famous Birthdays

  • Miller Huggins, American Baseball Hall of Fame 2nd baseman, manager (NY Yankees WS 1923, 27-28), born in Cincinnati, Ohio (d. 1929)

Famous Deaths

  • Dobri Voynikov, Bulgarian teacher, playwright and journalist (The Phoney Civilization), dies at 44
  • George Gilbert Scott, architect, dies
1878 Highlights

About March 27, 1878

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 142 years, 7 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries