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? 106 years, 6 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aries