On This Day

What Happened on August 27, 1911

Historical Events

  • Chicago White Sox pitcher Ed Walsh no-hits Boston, 5-0

Famous Birthdays

  • Kathleen "Kay" Walsh, British actress (The Horse's Mouth, Oliver Twist), born in Chelsea, London, England (d. 2005)
  • Patience Edney, British nurse and communist, born in Orpington, Kent, England (d. 1996)
1911 Highlights

About August 27, 1911

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 2 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo