On This Day

What Happened on September 27, 1905

Historical Events

  • Boston's Bill Dinneen no-hits Chicago White Sox, 2-0

Historic Publication

The physics journal Annalen der Physik publishes Albert Einstein's paper "Does the Inertia of a Body Depend Upon Its Energy Content?", introducing the equation E=mc².

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernst Baier, German figure skater (Olympic gold 1936), born in Zittau, Saxony, Germany (d. 2001)
  • Vjekoslav Kaleb, Croatian writer (Splendor of the Fabric), born in Tisno, Croatia (d. 1996)
1905 Highlights

About September 27, 1905

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 2 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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