On This Day

What Happened on December 27, 1900

Historical Events

  • Carrie Nation's 1st public smashing of a bar (Carey Hotel, Wichita KS)

Famous Birthdays

  • Hans Stuck, German race car driver (d. 1978)

Famous Deaths

  • William Armstrong, 1st Baron Armstrong and British industralist and inventor (hydraulic crane Armstrong Gun), dies at 90
1900 Highlights

About December 27, 1900

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 10 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Capricorn