On This Day

What Happened on November 27, 1896

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

"Also Sprach Zarathustra" (Thus Spake Zarathustra) by Richard Strauss, inspired by Friedrich Nietzsche's philosophical novel, debuts in Frankfurt

Philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche
Friedrich Nietzsche
Composer and Conductor Richard Strauss
Composer and Conductor
Richard Strauss

Famous Birthdays

  • Giovanni Battista Angioletti, Italian author (Il giorno del giudizio), born in Milan, Italy (d. 1961)
1896 Highlights

About November 27, 1896

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 10 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius