March 27: Day of the Week
March 27, 2022 was the 86th day of the year 2022 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 279 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Sunday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Nichiyōbi.
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Here’s the March calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
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.
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March 27 Historical Event(s)
- 196 BCPtolemy V ascends to the throne of Egypt.
- 1809Peninsular War: A combined Franco-Polish force defeats the Spanish in the Battle of Ciudad-Real.
- 1884A mob in Cincinnati, Ohio, US, attacks members of a jury who had returned a verdict of manslaughter in a clear case of murder, and then over the next few days would riot and destroy the courthouse.
- 1890A tornado strikes Louisville, Kentucky, killing 76 and injuring 200.
- 1938Second Sino-Japanese War: The Battle of Taierzhuang takes place.
- 1943World War II: Battle of the Komandorski Islands – In the Aleutian Islands the battle begins when United States Navy forces intercept Japanese attempting to reinforce a garrison at Kiska.
- 1980The Norwegian oil platform Alexander L. Kielland collapses in the North Sea, killing 123 of its crew of 212.
- 1993Italian former minister and Christian Democracy leader Giulio Andreotti is accused of mafia allegiance by the tribunal of Palermo.
- 1993Jiang Zemin is appointed President of the People’s Republic of China.
- 1998The Food and Drug Administration approves Viagra for use as a treatment for male impotence, the first pill to be approved for this condition in the United States.
Who were born on March 27?
- 1784Alexander Csoma de Kőrös, Hungarian philologist (d. 1842)
- 1847Otto Wallach, German chemist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1931)
- 1863Sir Henry Royce, English automobile pioneer (d. 1933)
- 1901Carl Barks, American illustrator (d. 2000)
- 1923Endo Shusaku, Japanese author (d. 1996)
- 1927Anthony Lewis, American journalist and writer
- 1963Quentin Tarantino, American director, writer, and producer
- 1980Cesare Cremonini, Italian singer and songwriter
- 1982Kurara Chibana, Japanese beauty pageant contestant
- 1990Alessio Bugno, Italian footballer
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