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What Happened on July 27, 1881

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestHans Fischer

Hans Fischer, German organic chemist (Nobel Prize for Chemistry 1930), born in Hoechst, Germany (d. 1945)

Physicist and Nobel Laureate Hans Fischer
Physicist and Nobel Laureate
Hans Fischer

Famous Deaths

  • Johann Christian Lobe, German composer, dies at 84
1881 Highlights

About July 27, 1881

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 139 years and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo