Historical Events In September - 27
Monday, 18 February 2019
1840 On this day in history alfred Thayer Mahan, US, naval officer (Influence of Sea Power)
1844 On September - 27 charles Nodier, French writer (History du chien the Brisquet), dies
1852 On September - 27 george L Aiken's "Uncle Tom's Cabin," premieres in Troy, NY
1854 On September - 27 the steamship liner Arctic sinks in the Atlantic Ocean, killing 300 people
1854 Steamship "Arctic" sinks with 300 people on board on September - 27.
1855 George F Bristow's "Rip Van Winkle," 2nd American opera, opens in NYC on this day in history.
1858 On this day in history giuseppe Peano, Italian mathematician, founder of symbolic logic
1862 On September - 27 the birth of Louis Botha, South African politician; PM of Transvaal
1862 On this day in history louis Botha, Greytown S Africa, 1st PM of South Africa (1910-19)
1863 On this day in history jo Shelby's calvery in action at Moffat's Station, Arkansas
1863 On this day in history jo Shelby's cavalry in action at Moffat's Station, Arkansas
1864 On September - 27 battle at Pilot Knob (Ft Davidson), Missouri: 1700 killed/injured
1864 On this day in history alexander Cohen, Dutch anarchist/author
1866 On this day in history tryggve Andersen, Norwegian writer (Fra Cancelliraadens Dage)
1867 Rosa Lewis, society caterer/owner (Cavandish Hotel-England) on this day in history.
1868 On this day in history alexander Walewski, French earl/duke/diplomat/Foreign minister, dies
1870 Henry TP Comstock, Canadian silver prospector, dies at 50 on this day in history.
1875 On September - 27 grazia Deledda, Italy, novelist (Old Man of the Mtn-Nobel 1926)
1877 On September - 27 john Mercer Langston named minister of Haiti
1879 On September - 27 cyril M Scott, English pianist/composer/author (Heroic Suite)
1881 On September - 27 chicago Cubs beat Troy 10-8 before record small "crowd" of 12
1881 Ernest Samuel Williams, composer on this day in history.
1887 On this day in history anton Roemer, Dutch actor (Potasch & Perlemoer, Boefje)
1889 New York's first real skyscraper opens at 50 Broadway with 13 stories on September - 27.
1891 On this day in history i Gontscharow, writer, dies
1892 On September - 27 book matches are patented by Diamond Match Company
1892 On September - 27 john Mylong, Austria, actor (Robot Monsters)
1893 Joannes DM Cornelissen, Dutch historian (Hooft & Tacitus) on September - 27.
1894 On September - 27 new York's Aqueduct horse racing track opens.
1894 Aqueduct racetrack opens in NY on September - 27.
1895 George Raft, NYC, actor (Each Dawn I Die, Scarface, Some Like It Hot) on September - 27.
1896 George Bender, Cleveland, (Rep/Sen-R-Oh) on this day in history.
1898 On this day in history vincent (Miller) Youmans, US composer/songwriter (Tea for Two)
1900 On this day in history victory Theater (Republic, Belasco) opens at 207 W 42nd St NYC