On This Day

What Happened on March 27, 1915

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Typhoid Mary [Mary Mallon] is arrested and returned to quarantine on North Brother Island, New York after spending five years evading health authorities and causing several further outbreaks of typhoid


Famous Birthdays

  • Robert Lockwood Jr., American blues guitarist, born in Turkey Scratch, Arkansas (d. 2006)
1915 Highlights

About March 27, 1915

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 7 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aries