On This Day

What Happened on May 27, 1910

Historical Events

  • Reform of Prussian three-class voting system fails

Famous Birthdays

  • Daniel Greenway, CEO (Daniel Greenway & Sons)
  • Earl "Jock" Caruthers American jazz saxophonist (Jimmie Lunceford Orchestra, 1932-47), born in Monroe, Mississippi (d. 1971)

Famous Deaths

Robert Koch

Robert Koch, German pioneering bacteriologist (TB, Cholera, Nobel Prize 1905), dies at 66

1910 Highlights

About May 27, 1910

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 6 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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