September 27: Day of the Week
September 27, 2017 was the 270th day of the year 2017 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 95 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Wednesday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Suiyōbi.
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Here’s the September calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Libra is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Sapphire is the modern birthstone for this month. Agate is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
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September 27 Historical Event(s)
- 1590Pope Urban VII dies 13 days after being chosen as the Pope, making his reign the shortest papacy in history.
- 1669The Venetians surrender the fortress of Candia to the Ottomans, thus ending the 21-year long Siege of Candia.
- 1905The physics journal Annalen der Physik received Albert Einstein’s paper “Does the Inertia of a Body Depend Upon Its Energy Content?”, introducing the equation E=mc².
- 1908The first production of the Ford Model T automobile was built at the Piquette Plant in Detroit, Michigan.
- 1916Iyasu is proclaimed deposed as ruler of Ethiopia in a palace coup in favor of his aunt Zauditu.
- 1922King Constantine I of Greece abdicates his throne in favor of his eldest son, King George II.
- 1949The first Plenary Session of the National People’s Congress approves the design of the Flag of the People’s Republic of China.
- 1959Nearly 5000 people die on the main Japanese island of Honshū as the result of a typhoon.
- 1968The stage musical Hair opens at the Shaftesbury Theatre in London, where it played 1,998 performances until its closure was forced by the roof collapsing in July 1973.
- 2003Smart 1 satellite is launched.
Who were born on September 27?
- 1818Adolph Wilhelm Hermann Kolbe, German chemist (d. 1884)
- 1879Hans Hahn, Austrian mathematician (d. 1934)
- 1885Harry Blackstone, Sr., American magician (d. 1965)
- 1894Olive Tell, American actress (d. 1951)
- 1919Johnny Pesky, American baseball player
- 1938Jean-Loup Dabadie, French lyricist and screenwriter
- 1942Alvin Stardust, English singer
- 1948Michele Dotrice, English actress
- 1951Michel Rivard, Québécois singer and composer (Beau Dommage)
- 1989Park Tae-Hwan, South Korean swimmer
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