What day of the week is this date?

Thursday January 27, 2022

January 27: Day of the Week

January 27, 2022 was the 27th day of the year 2022 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 338 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Thursday.

If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is jeudi.

Lovelife today Hey! How’s your lovelife today? Get a free love reading with the most frank answers. Start to seize love opportunities in your life! Try it today and improve your lovelife. Did I mention it’s F-R-E-E? (Sponsored link; 18+ only)

Here’s the January calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

January 2022
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031     

My Birthday Ninja Are you not curious to discover some fun facts about your birthday? Find out what happened on my birthday and what was the number one song on your day of birth. Know the meaning of your special day and who shares your birthday! (Sponsored link)

Zodiac & Birthstone

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

Coffee Love Holy Toledo! Did you know that coffee and word games are an excellent combination to sharpen your vocabulary? Let’s give it a quick spin. Within 30 seconds, how many words can you think of from these letters MWUBQYODE? Check your answers here: Word finder MWUBQYODE. (Sponsored by WordFinder.Cafe)

January 27 Historical Event(s)

  • 1785
    The University of Georgia is founded, the first public university in the United States.
  • 1870
    The Kappa Alpha Theta fraternity is founded at DePauw University.
  • 1888
    The National Geographic Society is founded in Washington, D.C.
  • 1927
    Ibn Saud takes the title of King of Nejd.
  • 1945
    World War II: The Red Army liberates the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp in Poland.
  • 1967
    The United States, United Kingdom, and Soviet Union sign the Outer Space Treaty in Washington, D.C., banning deployment of nuclear weapons in space, and limiting use of the Moon and other celestial bodies to peaceful purposes.
  • 1984
    Pop singer Michael Jackson suffers second degree burns to his scalp during the filming of a Pepsi commercial in the Shrine Auditorium.
  • 1990
    New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Metal Horse in Chinese astrology.
  • 1996
    In a military coup Colonel Ibrahim Baré Maïnassara deposes the first democratically elected president of Niger, Mahamane Ousmane.
  • 2002
    An explosion at a military storage facility in Lagos, Nigeria, kills at least 1,100 people and displaces over 20,000 others.

Who were born on January 27?

  • 1805
    Sophie of Bavaria, Archduchess of Austria (d. 1872)
  • 1942
    John Witherspoon, American actor
  • 1948
    Jean-Philippe Collard, French pianist
  • 1961
    Narciso Rodriguez, American fashion designer
  • 1968
    Matt Stover, American football player
  • 1969
    Marc Forster, German-Swiss filmmaker
  • 1972
    Janine Ilitch, Australian netballer
  • 1976
    Zoriah Miller, American photojournalist
  • 1987
    Lily Donaldson, British model
  • 1990
    Maria-Elena Papasotiriou, Greek-American figure skater

Share InfoNow try another date like anniversaries, birthdays of someone you know or any other date that is special to you. Don’t forget to share the info to your friends, loved ones or social media followers. Who knows, they might appreciate and thank you for it.