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January 27, 1859 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Birthdays in History


Person of interestWilhelm II

Wilhelm II, German Emperor and King of Prussia (1888-1918), born in Berlin (d. 1941)

German Emperor and King of Prussia Wilhelm II
German Emperor and King of Prussia
Wilhelm II

Deaths in History

  • Carl A Agardh, Swedish botanist/bishop of Karlstad, dies at 74
1859 in History