On This Day

What Happened on March 27, 1900

Historical Events

  • Recognising that the war in South Africa is going to take a major commitment, Parliament passes the War Loan Act, calling for £35 million to support the fight against the Boers.

Famous Deaths

  • Pieter J Joubert [Smart Piet], South African general, dies at 69
1900 Highlights

About March 27, 1900

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 4 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries