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 This day in History - March 27
430 Historic Events for March 27
1867

Edyth Walker, US singer

Birth
1868

Patty Smith Hill, author/songwriter (Happy Birthday To You)

Birth
1871

Heinrich Mann, Germany, novelist/essayist (Blue Angel); bros of Thomas

Birth
1871

Petrus J M Aalberse, Dutch minister of Labor (1918-25)

Birth
1871

1st international rugby game-Scotland 1, England 0

Event
1875

Edgar Quinet, French writer/historian (Ahasv‚rus), dies at 72

Death
1878

Dobri Voynikov, composer, dies at 44

Death
1878

George Gilbert Scott, architect, dies

Death
1879

Longest championship fight (136 rounds)

Event
1879

Edward Steichen, pioneered American photography

Birth
1883

Jan Kunc, composer

Birth
1884

1st long-distance telephone call, Boston-NY

Event
1886

Ludwig Mies Van Der Rohe, German/US architect (Bauhaus)

Birth
1889

Moritz Furstenau, composer, dies at 64

Death
1889

Yakup Kadri Karaosmanoglu, Turkish writer/diplomat

Birth
1891

Lajos Zilahy, Hungarian/US author (Arar t/Sd a nap)

Birth
1892

Thorne Smith, author (Topper, Rain in the Doorway, Stray Lamb)

Birth
1892

Ferde (Ferdinand Rudolf von) Grof‚, NY, composer

Birth
1893

Dragoljub "Draza" Mihailovic, Yugoslavian general/nazi collaborator

Birth
1893

Karl Mannheim, Hung/German/British sociologist (Ideology and Utopia)

Birth
1894

William Harrigan, NYC

Birth
1894

Verney L Cameron, English explorer (Tanganyika), dies at 49

Death
1897

... Hartree, mathematician

Birth
1897

Carlo Mierendorff, German politician/anti-fascist

Birth
1898

Sajjid Ahmad Chan, co founder (Pakistan), dies at 80

Death