On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 1891

Famous Birthdays

  • Anne Samson, oldest-ever nun documented (d. 2004)
  • David Sarnoff, American radio and television pioneer (RCA, NBC), born in Uzlyany, Belarus, Russian Empire (d. 1971)
  • Georges E Migot, French composer
  • Georges Migot, French composer, and poet (Les Agrestide; L'Arche), born in Paris (d. 1976)
1891 Highlights

About February 27, 1891

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 130 years, 7 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces