Events, Births, Deaths occured on February 27

Historical Events

1803 - Great fire in Bombay

Famous Births

1912 - Lawrence George Durrell was born in Jalandar. He was an expatriate British novelist, poet, dramatist, and travel writer. His most famous work is the tetralogy the Alexandria Quartet.

Famous Deaths

1712 - Bahadur Shah died in Lahore at the age of 68 while making alterations to the Shalimar Gardens. He was a Mughal Emperor who ruled India from 1707 to 1712.

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