On This Day

What Happened on March 27, 1889

Famous Birthdays

  • Yakup Kadri Karaosmanoglu, Turkish writer and translator, born in Cairo, Egypt (d. 1974)

Famous Deaths

  • John Bright, English reform politician and anti0war advocate, dies at 77
  • Moritz F├╝rstenau, German composer, dies at 64
1889 Highlights

About March 27, 1889

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 131 years and 7 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries