What Happened on January 27, 1900

Historical Events

  • Foreign diplomats in Peking, China, write formal notes of protest demanding that the Chinese Government stop the Boxes and other groups leading attacks on Westerners and Christians.
  • Social Democrat Party of America (Debs' party) holds 1st convention

Famous Birthdays

  • Hyman G. Rickover, US Admiral (father of modern nuclear navy, at 63 years the longest serving US naval officer), born in Mak√≥w Mazowiecki, Congress Poland (d. 1986)
1900 Highlights

About January 27, 1900

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 123 years and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius