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 This day in History - January 27
427 Historic Events for January 27
1828

Louis Schubert, composer

Birth
1828

Samuel Allen Rice, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1864

Birth
1830

William Henry Fitzhugh Payne, Brig General (Confederate Army)

Birth
1830

Georg Hellmesberger, composer

Birth
1832

Lewis Carroll, [Charles Lutwidge Dodgson], auth (Alice in Wonderland)

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1834

Dmitri Mendeleev, chemist (discovered periodic table of the elements)

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1834

Robert Sanford Foster, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)

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1836

Leopold von Sacher-Masoch, Austrian writer (masochism)

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1850

Samuel Gompers, Dutch/US 1st president (American Federation of Labor)

Birth
1850

J Gottfried Schadow, German sculptor/cartoonist/writer, dies at 85

Death
1850

Philipp Roth, composer, dies at 70

Death
1851

John James Audubon, conservationist (Audubon Society), dies at 65

Death
1851

Rafael Obligado, Argentina, writer (Santos Vega)

Birth
1851

Karl Moser, composer, dies at 77

Death
1857

Dorothea von Benckendorff, Baltic monarch of Lieven, dies at 72

Death
1858

Neel [Cornelia H] Doff, Dutch/French/Belgian painter's model/writer

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1858

Gerrit van der Linde Jz, Dutch "Principal", poet, dies at 49

Death
1859

Wilhelm II, Potsdam, German emperor (1888-1918)

Birth
1859

Carl A Agardh, Swedish botanist/bishop of Karlstad, dies at 74

Death
1860

JanĀ¢ Bolyai, Hungarian mathematician (parallel), dies at 57

Death
1864

Franz von Klenze, German architect (palace Leuchtenberg), dies at 59

Death
1864

Civil War skirmish at Kelly's Ford, Va

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1864

Battle of Fair Gardens, TN

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1866

John Gibson, sculptor, dies

Death
1867

Claude Antoine Terrasse, composer

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