On This Day

What Happened on August 27, 1899

Famous Birthdays

  • Byron Foulger, American actor (River's Edge, Up in Smoke), born in Ogden, Utah (d. 1970)
  • C. S. Forester, English historical novelist (Horatio Hornblower), born in Cairo, Egypt (d. 1966)
1899 Highlights

About August 27, 1899

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 122 years, 3 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo