On This Day

What Happened on May 27, 1879

Famous Birthdays

  • Hans Lammers, German SS officer and Nazi politician, born in Lublinitz, Silesia, Prussia, German Empire (d. 1962)
  • Lucile Watson, Canadian actress (Great Lie, Watch on the Rhine, Let's Dance), born in Québec, Canada (d. 1962)
1879 Highlights

About May 27, 1879

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 142 years, 6 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini