On This Day

What Happened on May 27, 1881

Historical Events

  • 9th Preakness: T Costello aboard Saunterer wins in 2:40.5

Famous Birthdays

  • Rudolf Pannwitz, German writer and philosopher (Urblik), born in Crossen/Oder, Province of Brandenburg, Prussia (now in Poland) (d. 1969)
1881 Highlights

About May 27, 1881

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 139 years, 4 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini