On This Day

What Happened on May 27, 1905

Historical Events

  • 30th Preakness: W Davis aboard Cairngore wins in 1:45.8

Battle of Tsushima

Japanese fleet destroys the Russian East Sea fleet in the Battle of Tsushima, the only decisive clash between modern steel battleships in history

1905 Highlights

About May 27, 1905

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 6 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini