July 27th: What is special about this date?

July 27th marks the 208th day of the Gregorian calendar year (or the 209th in case of leap years). There are 157 days remaining until the end of the year. Discover famous birthdays on July 27th, celebrities died on this date, the zodiac sign associated to July 27th and what happened on July 27th in history. On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about July 27th.


July 27th: what famous birthdays are on this date?

On July 27th there are the following famous birthdays:

  • Nikolaj Coster-Waldau
    Nikolaj Coster-Waldau (1970)

    Nikolaj coster-waldau is a danish actor known for his role as jaime lannister in the popular tv series game of thrones.

  • Donnie Yen
    Donnie Yen (1963)

    Donnie yen is a hong kong actor and martial artist known for his roles in action films such as ip man and rogue one: a star wars story.

  • Tory Lanez
    Tory Lanez (1992)

    Tory lanez is a canadian musician known for his hit songs and versatile music style.

  • Julian McMahon
    Julian McMahon (1968)

    Actor and model from australia who moved to hollywood, ca in search of fame and fortune.

  • Taylor Schilling
    Taylor Schilling (1984)

    American actress.

  • James Best
    James Best (1926)

    James best was an american actor best known for his role as sheriff rosco p. coltrane on the television series the dukes of hazzard.

  • Maya Rudolph
    Maya Rudolph (1972)

    Maya rudolph is an american comedian and actress known for her work on saturday night live and her roles in films such as bridesmaids and...

  • Jonathan Rhys Meyers
    Jonathan Rhys Meyers (1977)

    Jonathan rhys meyers is an irish actor known for his roles in movies such as bend it like beckham and match point, as well as for his...

  • Maria Grazia Cucinotta
    Maria Grazia Cucinotta (1968)

    Messina sicily (italie) -- actress (postman).

  • Bobbie Gentry
    Bobbie Gentry (1944)

    American guitarist and singer-songwriter.

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July 27th: who died on this date?

On July 27th the following celebrities died:

  • James Mason
    James Mason (1984)

    England, united kingdom -- actor.

  • Bob Hope
    Bob Hope (2003)

    An english comedian and entertainer, he is a star who is known for his quick-witted quips on current events and for his tours around the...

  • Ettore Manni
    Ettore Manni (1979)

    Italian actor in film who appeared in 107 films from 1952 to 1979.

  • Elizabeth Allan
    Elizabeth Allan (1990)

    Actress (tale of 2 cities - camille, java head).

  • Tony Martin
    Tony Martin (2012)

    Oakland, california -- singer ( show, tonight we love).

  • Geoffrey Hughes
    Geoffrey Hughes (2012)

    English actor (d. 2012).

  • Binnie Barnes
    Binnie Barnes (1998)

    English-american actress, whose film career spanned fifty year spans from 1923 to 1973.

  • Judith Barsi
    Judith Barsi (1988)

    Actress as a child, killed by her father and mother at 11.

  • Gertrude Stein (1946)

    American playwright and novelist.

  • William Wyler (1981)

    Renowned film director known for classics like 'Ben-Hur' and 'Roman Holiday'.

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July 27th: what zodiac sign is associated with this date?

On July 27th, the zodiac sign associated with this date is Leo according to the Western Zodiac.

Leo zodiac sign

July 27th: what is special about the Leo sign?

The Leo sign encompasses people born between July 23rd and August 22nd.

You can discover Leo's personality traits and attitude and Leo's most and least compatible signs.

If you're a Leo born in July discover why July born are so special.


July 27th: what happened on this date in history?

Here's what happened on July 27th in history:

  • Jul 27, 1909: Orville Wright tests first US Army airplane, flying 1h12m.
  • Jul 27, 1935: Floods at Yangtzee Jiang and Hoangh, kills 200,000
  • Jul 27, 1950: President Truman promises aid to Taiwan
  • Jul 27, 1952: Emile Zatopek runs Olympic record marathon
  • Jul 27, 1959: Abbas Ali Baig scores 112 for India vs. England on debut
  • Jul 27, 1988: General Sein Lwin succeeds Ne Win as President of Burma
  • Jul 27, 1993: Detroit Tiger Fryman hits for cycle but loses 12-7 to Yankees
  • Jul 27, 1995: In Washington, DC, the Korean War Veterans Memorial is dedicated.
  • Jul 27, 2004: Barack Obama delivers the Keynote Speech at the Democratic National Convention. This is where he launches his career on the national stage.
  • Jul 27, 2010: According to the Afghan War Diary, Pakistan's Inter-Service Intelligence orchestrated the attack on Kabul's Indian Embassy in 2008. This suicide attack left 40 people dead. (samaylive).
  • Jul 27, 2011: Norway attacks in 2011
  • Jul 27, 2014: 2014 Israel-Gaza conflict Fighting has resumed. (PTI via Business Standard). An Israeli Defence Force soldier is killed by mortar fire while Hamas fires further rockets at Israel. Due to Hamas' continued attacks, the Israeli ceasefire is broken early.

What day of the year is July 27th?

July 27th marks the 208th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (or the 209th in case of leap years).

There are 157 days remaining until the end of the year.

July 27th is the 27th day of the month of July.


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