On This Day

July 27, 1844 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Fire destroys US mint at Charlotte, North Carolina

Deaths in History


Person of interestJohn Dalton

John Dalton, English physicist and chemist who developed the atomic theory of matter and researched colour blindness, dies at 77

Chemist, Physicist and Meteorologist John Dalton
Chemist, Physicist and Meteorologist
John Dalton