On This Day

What Happened on October 27, 1897

Famous Deaths

  • Princess Mary Adelaide of Cambridge, granddaughter of George III, grandmother of Edward VIII and George VI and great-grandmother of Elizabeth II, dies at 63
1897 Highlights

About October 27, 1897

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 9 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio