On This Day

What Happened on January 27, 1895

Historical Events

Music History

Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov's revival of Pyotr Tchaikovsky's ballet "Swan Lake" premieres in St. Petersburg

Famous Birthdays

  • Cláudio Carneyro, Portuguese violinist, composer, and educator, born in Porto, Portugal (d. 1963)
  • Harry Ruby [Harry Rubenstein], American composer and screenwriter, born in NYC, New York (d. 1974)
  • Joseph Rosenstock, conductor (Nippon Phil Orch 1936-41), born in Kraków, Poland
1895 Highlights

About January 27, 1895

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 126 years, 10 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius