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Friday March 27, 2015

March 27: Day of the Week

March 27, 2015 was the 86th day of the year 2015 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 279 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Friday.

If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Kin'yōbi.

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March 2015

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Zodiac & Birthstone

Aries is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Aquamarine is the modern birthstone for this month. Jade is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

March 27 Historical Event(s)

  • 1329
    Pope John XXII issues his In Agro Dominico condemning some writings of Meister Eckhart as heretical.
  • 1625
    Charles I becomes King of England, Scotland and Ireland as well as claiming the title King of France.
  • 1794
    The United States Government establishes a permanent navy and authorizes the building of six frigates.
  • 1836
    Texas Revolution: Goliad massacre – Antonio López de Santa Anna orders the Mexican army to kill about 400 Texas POWs at Goliad, Texas.
  • 1846
    Mexican-American War: Siege of Fort Texas.
  • 1945
    World War II: Operation Starvation, the aerial mining of Japan’s ports and waterways begins. Argentina declares war to the Axis Powers.
  • 1977
    Tenerife airport disaster: Two Boeing 747 airliners collide on a foggy runway on Tenerife in the Canary Islands, killing 583 (all 248 on KLM and 335 on Pan Am). 61 survived on the Pan Am flight.
  • 1993
    Italian former minister and Christian Democracy leader Giulio Andreotti is accused of mafia allegiance by the tribunal of Palermo.
  • 1993
    Jiang Zemin is appointed President of the People’s Republic of China.
  • 2002
    Passover Massacre: A Palestinian suicide bomber kills 29 people partaking of the Passover meal in Netanya, Israel.

Who were born on March 27?

  • 1857
    Karl Pearson, English statistician (d. 1936)
  • 1860
    Frank Frost Abbott, American classical scholar (d. 1924)
  • 1920
    Robin Jacques, British illustrator (d. 1995)
  • 1937
    Thomas Aquinas Daly, American painter
  • 1941
    Ivan Gašparovič, Slovakian politician
  • 1972
    Charlie Haas, American professional wrestler
  • 1974
    Russ Haas, wrestler (d. 2001)
  • 1979
    Michael Cuddyer, American baseball player
  • 1987
    Chad Denny, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1990
    Alessio Bugno, Italian footballer

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