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 This day in History - September 27
418 Historic Events for September 27
1830

William Babcock Hazen, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1887

Birth
1831

Joannis Capodistrias, Greek governor of Troezen, murdered at 55

Death
1831

Henry van Wine, archivist/founder General Rijksarchief, dies at 91

Death
1833

Charles Darwin rides horse to Santa Fe

Event
1834

Charles Darwin returns to Valparaiso

Event
1835

John Murray Corse, Mjr Gen (Union volunteers), died in 1893 [or 4/27]

Birth
1838

Antony E J Modderman, Dutch minister of Justice (1879-83)

Birth
1840

Alfred Thayer Mahan, US, naval officer (Influence of Sea Power)

Birth
1840

Thomas Nast, political cartoonist of late 1800s America

Birth
1844

Charles Nodier, French writer (History du chien the Brisquet), dies

Death
1852

George L Aiken's "Uncle Tom's Cabin," premieres in Troy, NY

Event
1854

Steamship "Arctic" sinks with 300 people on board

Event
1855

George F Bristow's "Rip Van Winkle," 2nd American opera, opens in NYC

Event
1858

Porsteinn Erlingsson, Iceland, poet (Pyrnar)

Birth
1858

Giuseppe Peano, Italian mathematician, founder of symbolic logic

Birth
1862

Louis Botha, Greytown S Africa, 1st PM of South Africa (1910-19)

Birth
1863

Jo Shelby's cavalry in action at Moffat's Station, Arkansas

Event
1864

Centralia Massacre (Missouri): "Bloody Bill" Anderson/Frank/

Event
1864

Alexander Cohen, Dutch anarchist/author

Birth
1864

Jesse James' gang surprise attack train: 150 killed

Event
1864

Battle at Pilot Knob (Ft Davidson), Missouri: 1700 killed/injured

Event
1866

Tryggve Andersen, Norwegian writer (Fra Cancelliraadens Dage)

Birth
1867

Rosa Lewis, society caterer/owner (Cavandish Hotel-England)

Birth
1868

Alexander Walewski, French earl/duke/diplomat/Foreign minister, dies

Death
1870

Henry TP Comstock, Canadian silver prospector, dies at 50

Death