On This Day

What Happened on June 27, 1905

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Russian sailors mutiny aboard battleship "Potemkin" and sail for Odessa

Famous Birthdays

  • Ruby Middleton Forsythe, African-American teacher (50 years in 1 room school in SC), born in Charleston, South Carolina (d. 1992)

Famous Deaths

  • Harold Mahony, Scottish tennis player (Wimbledon 1896), dies in a bicycling accident at 38