On This Day

March 27, 1863 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

American Confederate President Jefferson Davis calls for this to be a day of fasting & prayer

President of the Confederate States of America Jefferson Davis
President of the Confederate States of America
Jefferson Davis

Birthdays in History

  • Henry Royce, English industrialist and automobile founder (Rolls-Royce), born in Alwalton, England (d. 1933)