Historical Events In September - 27
Tuesday, 04 August 2020
1840 Alfred Thayer Mahan, US, naval officer (Influence of Sea Power) on September - 27.
1844 Charles Nodier, French writer (History du chien the Brisquet), dies on September - 27.
1852 On September - 27 george L Aiken's "Uncle Tom's Cabin," premieres in Troy, NY
1854 The steamship liner Arctic sinks in the Atlantic Ocean, killing 300 people on this day in history.
1854 On this day in history steamship "Arctic" sinks with 300 people on board
1855 On September - 27 george F Bristow's "Rip Van Winkle," 2nd American opera, opens in NYC
1858 Giuseppe Peano, Italian mathematician, founder of symbolic logic on this day in history.
1862 On this day in history the birth of Louis Botha, South African politician; PM of Transvaal
1862 On September - 27 louis Botha, Greytown S Africa, 1st PM of South Africa (1910-19)
1863 Jo Shelby's calvery in action at Moffat's Station, Arkansas on September - 27.
1863 Jo Shelby's cavalry in action at Moffat's Station, Arkansas on this day in history.
1864 Battle at Pilot Knob (Ft Davidson), Missouri: 1700 killed/injured on September - 27.
1864 Alexander Cohen, Dutch anarchist/author on this day in history.
1866 On September - 27 tryggve Andersen, Norwegian writer (Fra Cancelliraadens Dage)
1867 On September - 27 rosa Lewis, society caterer/owner (Cavandish Hotel-England)
1868 Alexander Walewski, French earl/duke/diplomat/Foreign minister, dies on September - 27.
1870 On September - 27 henry TP Comstock, Canadian silver prospector, dies at 50
1875 Grazia Deledda, Italy, novelist (Old Man of the Mtn-Nobel 1926) on September - 27.
1877 On this day in history john Mercer Langston named minister of Haiti
1879 On this day in history cyril M Scott, English pianist/composer/author (Heroic Suite)
1881 On this day in history chicago Cubs beat Troy 10-8 before record small "crowd" of 12
1881 Ernest Samuel Williams, composer on September - 27.
1887 On September - 27 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 I Gontscharow, writer, dies on September - 27.
1892 Book matches are patented by Diamond Match Company on September - 27.
1892 John Mylong, Austria, actor (Robot Monsters) on this day in history.
1893 Joannes DM Cornelissen, Dutch historian (Hooft & Tacitus) on September - 27.
1894 New York's Aqueduct horse racing track opens on this day in history.
1894 Aqueduct racetrack opens in NY on September - 27.
1895 On this day in history george Raft, NYC, actor (Each Dawn I Die, Scarface, Some Like It Hot)
1896 On September - 27 george Bender, Cleveland, (Rep/Sen-R-Oh)
1898 Vincent (Miller) Youmans, US composer/songwriter (Tea for Two) on September - 27.
1900 On September - 27 victory Theater (Republic, Belasco) opens at 207 W 42nd St NYC