On This Day

What Happened on October 27, 1904

Historical Events

  • First section of New York subway - Lower Manhattan to Broadway Harlem, opened by Interborough Rapid Transit (IRT), fare one nickel

Famous Birthdays

  • Erno Schwarz, Hungarian-American soccer player, born in Budapest, Hungary (d. 1974)
1904 Highlights

About October 27, 1904

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 1 month and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Scorpio