1827 in History – What happened in year 1827

✅ Published on April 3rd, 2009 in 19th Century in History

In history, year 1827 has its own importance and known for many memorable events like famous birthdays, inventions, natural disaster, treaties, change of rulers, special days etc. Find below a list of important historical events which happened during the year 1827.

Top Historical Events of the Year 1827 ⚡:

Date/MonthEvent / Incidence / Incident
04 julyNew York State abolished the slavery. Slavery was a legal or economic system under which people were treated as private assets. Slaves may be bought and sold. Slaves can be held from the time of their capture, purchase or birth. The slaves were deprived of the rights such as to leave, to refuse to work or to demand compensation.
05 JuneThe Turks captured the Acropolis and Athens during the Greek War of Independence.
31 DecemberMatchmaker was invented by the British inventor John Walker.
17 FebruaryA Swiss intellectual named John Henry Pestalozzi passed away.
11 AprilIndia's great thinker, social worker and revolutionary Jyotiba Phule was born.
05 JanuaryThe first regatta was held in Australia on the river Derwent in Hobart, Tasmania at the time called the "Land of Van Diemen".
20 FebruaryAt the Battle of Itujingo, Peso do Rosario) a contingent of the Brazilian Imperial Army participated in the battle with Argentine-Uruguayan troops.
16 MarchThe Freedom Journal, the first African-American-owned published newspaper in the United States, was founded in New York City by John Ruswaram.
10 AprilGeorge Cannon was elected as British Prime Minister in place of Lord Liverpool.
25 MayRomanian inventor Petrache Poenu has received a French patent for the invention of a Fortune pen with a replacement ink cartridge.
07 JuneGreek defenders surrendered Egyptian forces to Athens under the command of General Rashid Pasha.
14 JulyThe Roman Catholic Deocese of Honolulu was founded in the state of Hawaii.
31 AugustFrederick John Robinson, the first Viscount Goderich, became Prime Minister of Britain after the death of George Canning.
22 SeptemberJoseph Smith claimed in 1838 that on this day he had taken golden plates from the place where he had been stored and that he had started writing the Book of Mormon from him the following December.
15 OctoberCharles Darwin was admitted to Christ's College, Cambridge.
24 NovemberThe election for France's 430 member Chamber of Deputies went to the polls. The supporters of King Charles X, the lavaturist, lost by a majority of 233 seats and received 180 seats.
20 DecemberMexico passed its first "expulsion law ", allowing Spain's citizens to be expelled in the next 6 months, and not until Spain was identified about Spain's 1810 Declaration of State Independence. Be barred from entry.


Famous birthdays in the year 1827:

Date/MonthName / Profession / Country
02 DecemberWilliam Burges / Architect / United Kingdom
03 MayJohn Hanning Speke / Soldier / United Kingdom
05 AugustDeodoro da Fonseca / Politician / Brazil
05 SeptemberGoffredo Mameli / Poet / Italy
06 MayHermann Raster / Politician / United States of America
08 March Wilhelm Bleek / Linguist / Germany
10 AprilLew Wallace / Lawyer / United States of America
10 AugustLovro Toman / Politician / Slovenia
11 MayJean-Baptiste Carpeaux / Painter / France
13 JuneAlberto Henschel / Photographer / Brazil
14 AprilAugustus Pitt Rivers / General / United Kingdom
16 SeptemberJean Albert Gaudry / Geologist / France
16 MayPierre Cuypers / Architect / Netherlands
16 AprilOctave Crémazie / Poet / Canada
17 NovemberPetko Slaveykov / Journalist / Bulgaria
17 DecemberAlexander Wassilko von Serecki / Politician / Austria
22 AugustEzra Butler Eddy / Politician / Canada
24 DecemberAlexander von Oettingen / Theologian / Germany
27 MaySamuel F. Miller / Politician / United States of America
30 SeptemberEllis H. Roberts / Politician / United States of America

Famous Indian Personalities Birthdays in the year 1827:

YearName / Profession / Country
11 AprilJyotirao Phule / Philosopher / India
19 JulyMangal Pandey / Soldier / India
19 JulyMangal Pandey / Freedom Fighter / India
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