On This Day

What Happened on August 27, 1886

Famous Birthdays

  • Eric Coates, English viola player and composer, born in Hucknall, Nottinghamshire (d. 1957)
  • Rebecca Clarke, British-American violist and classical composer (Morpheus), born in Harrow, England (d. 1979)
1886 Highlights

About August 27, 1886

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 135 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo