On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 1899

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Herbert Best, Washington County, Maine, American-Canadian physiologist/co-discoverer (Insulin)
  • Ian Keith, American actor (Abraham Lincoln, Queen Christina, Cleopatra, 3 Musketeers), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1960)
1899 Highlights

About February 27, 1899

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 8 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces