On This Day

What Happened on August 27, 1897

Historical Events

  • Roger Bresnahan debuts as Washington Senator pitcher (later HOF catcher)

Famous Birthdays

  • Ad van Emmenes, Dutch soccer reporter, born in Amsterdam (d. 1989)
1897 Highlights

About August 27, 1897

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 122 years, 11 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo