September 27, 1840 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Birthdays in History

  • Alfred Thayer Mahan, American naval officer (Influence of Sea Power)

Person of interestThomas Nast

Thomas Nast, German political cartoonist of late 1800s America, born in Landau, Germany (d. 1902)

Political Cartoonist Thomas Nast
Political Cartoonist
Thomas Nast