Historical Events In September - 27
Wednesday, 20 January 2021
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 George L Aiken's "Uncle Tom's Cabin," premieres in Troy, NY on September - 27.
1854 The steamship liner Arctic sinks in the Atlantic Ocean, killing 300 people on September - 27.
1854 On September - 27 steamship "Arctic" sinks with 300 people on board
1855 On this day in history george F Bristow's "Rip Van Winkle," 2nd American opera, opens in NYC
1858 On September - 27 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 Jo Shelby's calvery in action at Moffat's Station, Arkansas on September - 27.
1863 On September - 27 jo Shelby's cavalry in action at Moffat's Station, Arkansas
1864 On this day in history battle at Pilot Knob (Ft Davidson), Missouri: 1700 killed/injured
1864 On this day in history alexander Cohen, Dutch anarchist/author
1866 Tryggve Andersen, Norwegian writer (Fra Cancelliraadens Dage) on September - 27.
1867 Rosa Lewis, society caterer/owner (Cavandish Hotel-England) on September - 27.
1868 Alexander Walewski, French earl/duke/diplomat/Foreign minister, dies on this day in history.
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 John Mercer Langston named minister of Haiti on September - 27.
1879 Cyril M Scott, English pianist/composer/author (Heroic Suite) on September - 27.
1881 Chicago Cubs beat Troy 10-8 before record small "crowd" of 12 on this day in history.
1881 Ernest Samuel Williams, composer on this day in history.
1887 Anton Roemer, Dutch actor (Potasch & Perlemoer, Boefje) on this day in history.
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 On September - 27 book matches are patented by Diamond Match Company
1892 John Mylong, Austria, actor (Robot Monsters) on this day in history.
1893 On September - 27 joannes DM Cornelissen, Dutch historian (Hooft & Tacitus)
1894 On this day in history new York's Aqueduct horse racing track opens.
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 George Bender, Cleveland, (Rep/Sen-R-Oh) on September - 27.
1898 Vincent (Miller) Youmans, US composer/songwriter (Tea for Two) on this day in history.
1900 On this day in history victory Theater (Republic, Belasco) opens at 207 W 42nd St NYC