On This Day

What Happened on June 27, 1899

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Sport awardTennis Open

Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Blanche Bingley-Hillyard beats Charlotte Cooper 6-2, 6-3

Tennis Champion Charlotte Cooper
Tennis Champion
Charlotte Cooper

Famous Birthdays

  • Juan Trippe, American airline pioneer and entrepreneur (Pan Am founder), born in Sea Bright, New Jersey (d. 1981)