On This Day

November 27, 1894 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Birthdays in History

  • Amphilochius of Pochayiv [Yakov Varnavovich Golovatyuk], Ukrainian Orthodox Christian saint, born in Mala Ilovytsya, Ternopil Oblast, Ukraine (d. 1971)
  • Forrest C. Shaklee, American chiropractor and founder (Shaklee Products), born in Carlisle, Iowa (d. 1985)
  • Kōnosuke Matsushita, Japanese industrialist (founded Panasonic), born in Wakayama, Empire of Japan (d. 1989)

Deaths in History

  • Johanna von Puttkamer, Prussian noblewoman, wife of Otto von Bismarck (b. 1824)