On This Day

What Happened on November 27, 1894

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Amphilochius of Pochayiv [Yakov Varnavovich Golovatyuk], Ukrainian Orthodox Christian saint, born in Mala Ilovytsya, Ternopil Oblast, Ukraine (d. 1971)
  • Forrest C. Shaklee, American chiropractor and founder (Shaklee Products), born in Carlisle, Iowa (d. 1985)
  • K┼Źnosuke Matsushita, Japanese industrialist (founded Panasonic), born in Wakayama, Empire of Japan (d. 1989)

Famous Deaths

  • Johanna von Puttkamer, Prussian noblewoman, wife of Otto von Bismarck (b. 1824)