On This Day

What Happened on January 27, 1899

Famous Birthdays

  • Béla Guttmann, Hungarian footballer and coach (Benfica, 100 year curse), born in Budapest, Austria-Hungary (d. 1981)
  • Granville English, American composer, born in Louisville, Kentucky (d. 1968)
  • Sulo Nikolai Salonen, Finnish composer, born in Pyhtää (d. 1976)
1899 Highlights

About January 27, 1899

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 121 years and 10 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius