On This Day

What Happened on September 27, 1903

Historical Events

  • Wreck of the Old 97, a train crash made famous by the song of the same name.

Famous Deaths

  • Alson Sherman, American politician (8th Mayor of Chicago 1844-45), dies at 92
1903 Highlights

About September 27, 1903

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 2 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Libra