Monday May 27, 1918: on this day

May 27, 1918 was the 147th day of the year 1918, under the sign of Gemini and the day of the week was Monday.

Is May 27, 1918 a day special to you? If so you may like to discover what happened on that day, the zodiac sign and moon phase on May 27, 1918, who was born and died on May 27, 1918, what holidays and observances are celebrated on May 27, 1918, which were the most popular songs (ex. Some Day They're Coming Home Again by Orpheus Quartet), movies (e.g. M'Liss, directed by Marshall Neilan), TV series books and videogames back then.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about May 27th, 1918 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.


What day of the week was May 27, 1918?

May 27, 1918 was a Monday and it was the 147th day of the year 1918 in the Gregorian calendar.

May 27, 1918 can also be written as 5/27/1918 in the US and as 27/5/1918 in UK and Europe.


May 27, 1918: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on May 27, 1918:

  • Battle of aisne.
  • The third battle of the aisne commences.

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May 27, 1918: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for May 27th is Gemini.

Gemini is the 3rd sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between May 21st and June 20th belong to the Gemini sign: discover Gemini personality and who should a Gemini marry.

Babies born in May are either Taurus or Gemini. People born before May 20th are Taurus, while people born from May 21st have the sign of Gemini.

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May 27, 1918: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for May 27, 1918 is Horse and the associated element is Earth.

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Birth chart on this day

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May 27, 1918: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on May 27, 1918 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on May 27, 1918 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on May 27, 1918 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 93% full, rising at 09:15 pm and setting at 07:42 am.

The previous full moon was on May 25, 1918 while the next full moon would come on Jun 24, 1918.

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Who was born on May 27, 1918?

Famous people born on May 27, 1918:

  • Yasuhiro Nakasone

    Japanese politician and commander 45th prime minister of japan.

  • Kam Fong
  • Robert Gall

Whose famous birthday is on May 27th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on May 27th:

  • Henry Kissinger
    Henry Kissinger

    German-american official in government, advisor, negotiator, and secretary of state under president nixon.

  • Christopher Lee
    Christopher Lee

    American actor, who gained a large following after the films "curse of frankenstein" in 1957 and "dracula" one year later.

  • Chris Colfer
    Chris Colfer

    Chris colfer is an american actor best known for his role as kurt hummel on the television series glee.

  • Alain Souchon
    Alain Souchon

    French pop singer, songwriter, and actor (mother) of swiss descent was born in morocco.

  • Joseph Fiennes
    Joseph Fiennes

    British actor.

  • Paul Bettany
    Paul Bettany

    Paul bettany is an english actor known for his roles in movies such as a beautiful mind, the da vinci code, and the marvel cinematic...

  • Vincent Price
    Vincent Price

    American actor and author, best known for his elegantly sophisticated roles in horror.

  • Lily-Rose Depp
    Lily-Rose Depp

    French-american actress and model.

  • Cilla Black
    Cilla Black

    British tv host and singer.

  • Rachel Carson
    Rachel Carson

    American marine biologist employed in the u.s.

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May 27, 1918: How old are you if you were born on that day?

You are 105 years 10 months old,

or 1270 months and 26 days old,

or 5526 weeks

or 38682 days old,

if you were born on May 27, 1918.

Enjoy a trip down memory lane: discover what the world looked like when you turned 18 years old, 30 years old, 40 years old

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on May 27, 1918?

There are 35 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Monday May 27th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on May 27, 1918?

You belong to the Greatest Generation if you were born on May 27, 1918.


May 27, 1918: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on May 27, 1918:

  • Ōzutsu Man'emon

    The 18th yokozuna, a japanese sumo wrestler (d. 1918).

  • Henry Adams US literature historian (Esther)

    At the age of 80, he dies.

  • Lillian Watson

What famous deaths happened on May 27th?

Famous deaths on May 27th:

  • Jeff Conaway
    Jeff Conaway

    American actor, aged ten, in the broadway musical "all the way home".

  • Jeffrey Hunter
    Jeffrey Hunter

    Actor christopher pike-star trek cage, dies at 43.

  • Paul Gleason
    Paul Gleason

    American actor (b. 1939).

  • Bill Pertwee
    Bill Pertwee

    English actor (b. 1926).

  • Mary Philbin
    Mary Philbin

    American actress (born in 1903).

  • Ruth McDevitt
    Ruth McDevitt

    Actress (jo all in the family), died at 80.

  • Maurice Richards

    Legendary ice hockey player known for his scoring prowess.

  • Calvyn MacLeod

    Key figure in the Protestant Reformation in Scotland.

  • Jozeph Roth

    Austrian novelist famous for 'The Radetzky March'.

  • Amun Nehru

    Indian independence activist and political leader.

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May 27, 1918: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on May 27, 1918:

  • Memorial Day - This holiday honors the men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military.
  • Eutropius
  • Mother's Day in Bolivia (Dfa de la Madre)
  • Bruno, Bishop of Wnrzburg
  • Hildebert
  • Pope John I
  • Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Venerable Bede
  • Lag Ba'omer in Judaism (2005)
  • Children's Day in Nigeria

Saints celebrated on May 27, 1918:

  • Saint Julius the Veteran
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May 27, 1918: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on May 27, 1918 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week May 27th and June 2nd. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

May 27, 1918: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on May 27, 1918 was Some Day They're Coming Home Again by Orpheus Quartet, according to the music chart for the week May 27th and June 2nd.

May 27, 1918: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on May 27, 1918 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week May 27th and June 2nd. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Some Day They're Coming Home Again
  2. - Just a Baby's Prayer at Twilight
  3. - K-K-K-Katy (Stammering Song)
  4. - N Everything
  5. - Wedding Bells (Will They Ever Ring for Me?)

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May 27, 1918: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on May 27, 1918 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:



Release year: 1918

Directed by: Marshall Neilan

Starring: Mary Pickford, Theodore Roberts, Thomas Meighan, Tully Marshall

The Blue Bird

The Blue Bird

Release year: 1918

Directed by: Maurice Tourneur

Starring: Tula Belle, Robin Macdougall, Edwin E. Reed, Emma Lowry

Country: United States of America

Hearts of the World

Hearts of the World

Release year: 1918

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Lillian Gish, Dorothy Gish, Adolph Lestina, Josephine Crowell

Country: United States of America

Amarilly of Clothes-Line Alley

Amarilly of Clothes-Line Alley

Release year: 1918

Directed by: Marshall Neilan

Starring: Mary Pickford, William Scott, Kate Price, Ida Waterman

Country: United States of America

A Doll's House

A Doll's House

Release year: 1918

Directed by: Maurice Tourneur

Starring: Elsie Ferguson, Holmes Herbert, Alex Shannon, Ethel Grey Terry


Who was the US President on May 27, 1918?

On May 27, 1918 the US President was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 27, 1918?

On May 27, 1918 the UK Prime Minister was David Lloyd George (Liberal).

Who was the Pope on May 27, 1918?

On May 27, 1918 the Pope was Benedict XV.


What is special about May 27th?

May 27th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 27th day of the month of May. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on May 27th, such as:

  • 2019 - Four french police officers were arrested in connection to the bombing that occurred in lyon's historic center last friday, resulting in 13 injuries. the investigation is being led by anti-terrorist prosecutors. denis broliquier, the district mayor, said that the bomb was too weak to be effective in killing. the attack has not been claimed by anyone.
  • 2018 - Politics in japan: yasuhiro nagasone, former japanese prime minister, celebrates his 100th birthday.
  • 2017 - War in afghanistan (2001-present: at least 18 people were killed and six others injured by a car bomb blast in khost, eastern afghanistan.

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What happened in 1918?

1918 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Annette Adams sworn in as 1st woman district attorney of US, California
  • Czar Ferdinand I of Bulgaria does distance of throne
  • Selwyn Theater opens at 229 W 42nd St, New York City

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What was the calendar for May 1918?

May 1918 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with May being the 5th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how May 1918 calendar looked like.

Monday May 27, 1918