Friday October 27, 2017: on this day

About October 27th, 2017, in brief:

  • Historical events: Kazakh alphabets: President Nursultan Nazarbayev, of Kazakhstan, announces that the Kazakh language would use a Latin script instead of the Cyrillic script.
  • Day of the week: October 27th, 2017 was a Friday
  • Zodiac Sign: Scorpio (in western zodiac), Rooster (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Sylvia Plath, John Cleese
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • #1 US song: Rockstar by Post Malone Featuring 21 Savage
  • Popular movie: The Lost City of Z directed by James Gray

More about October 27th, 2017? See below for more news and curiosities on October 27th, 2017.

Table of contents

calendar

What day of the week was October 27, 2017?


October 27, 2017 was a Friday and it was the 300th day of the year 2017 in the Gregorian calendar.

October 27, 2017 can also be written as 10/27/2017 in the US and as 27/10/2017 in UK and Europe.

October 27, 2017 in October 2017 calendar

history

October 27, 2017: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on October 27, 2017:

  • Kazakh alphabets: president nursultan nazarbayev, of kazakhstan, announces that the kazakh language would use a latin script instead of the cyrillic script.
  • Unrest in burundi (2015-present). burundi is the first country to be expelled from the international criminal court. the government has been accused of crimes against humanity including the torture of political opponents. burundi accuses the icc, claiming that it deliberately targeted africans to be prosecuted.
  • Burundi is the first country to be expelled from the international criminal court. the government has been accused of crimes against humanity including the torture of political opponents. burundi accuses the icc to deliberately target africans in order to bring them down.
  • Relations russia-united states: the united states released a list of 39 russian intelligence agencies and military companies that were subject to economic sanctions under the countering america’s adversaries through sanctions act.
  • 2017 special counsel investigation: the first charges in robert mueller's federal grand jury investigation into russia's interference with the 2016 federal election are approved. a court order seals the charges.
  • The first charges against robert mueller, special counsel in russia's investigation into interference in 2016 federal elections are approved by a federal grand jury. a court order seals the charges.
  • Catalonia declares independence as the catalan republic from spain
  • The parliament of catalonia votes to allow direct rule and begins a "constituent process" towards independence from spain. the senate of spain votes in favor of direct rule as per article 155 of spanish constitution.
  • After the declaration, the euro plunges to a three month low.
  • Mariano rajoy, the prime minister of spain, dissolves the parliament of catalonia. he also dismisses catalonia's government and calls for a regional election on december 21. he also fires his police chief and announces that national ministries will take over regional ministries.
  • 2017 australian parliamentary eligibility crisis. the high court of australia found that barnaby joyce, deputy prime minister of the national party, and several senators were not eligible for the 2016 federal election. (abc) the government of malcolm turnbull, prime minister of australia, loses its one seat majority unless joyce wins an election in the division of new england.
  • The high court of australia found that barnaby joyce, deputy prime minister of the national party, and several senators were not eligible for the 2016 federal elections.
  • If joyce wins a byelection in new england, the government of malcolm turnbull, prime minister of australia, loses its one seat majority.
  • Catalonia declares independence from spain.

October 27, 2017: What were the magazines covers that day?

LIFE Magazine
Looking for other vintage memories?
Look at our old newspapers and magazines page

October 27, 2017: What were the stock market quotes and exchange rates that day?

Stock market quotes on October 27, 2017:

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $83.00
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $159.29
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $84.37
  • General Electric GE: opens at $21.26
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $154.54

Exchange Rates on October 27, 2017:

  • 1 USD = 0.8611 EUR
  • 1 USD = 113.658 JPY
  • 1 USD = 0.7617 GBP
  • 1 USD = 1.301 AUD
  • 1 USD = 1.2812 CAD

Discover our newspaper digital archive from October 27, 2017

Browse newspapers from October 27, 2017
historic newspapers
zodiac

October 27, 2017: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


 zodiac sign

The Zodiac and Astrological sign for October 27th is Scorpio.

Scorpio is the 8th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between October 23rd and November 21st belong to the Scorpio sign: discover Scorpio personality and who should a Scorpio marry.

Babies born in October are either Libra or Scorpio. People born before October 22nd are Libra, while people born from October 23rd have the sign of Scorpio.

Discover the personality of October born.

Unlock the Mysteries of October 27, 2017! Claim Your Free Numerology Report Now

October 27, 2017: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

Rooster chinese zodiac sign

The Chinese Zodiac sign for October 27, 2017 is Rooster and the associated element is Fire.

Discover the Rooster personality and how the Fire Element might affect a person's traits and compatibility with other signs according to the Chinese zodiac.

Reveal Your Destiny with a Complimentary Eastern Astrology Reading Get Your Astrology Reading Now

Birth chart on this day

Discover the planets positions on October 27th, 2017 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

see horoscope and birth chart for October 27, 2017
Planetary positions on  - Geocentric view
zodiac

October 27, 2017: What was the moon phase on that day?


Moon phase

52%

The moon phase on October 27, 2017 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on October 27, 2017 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 October 27, 2017 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 52% full, rising at 01:53 pm and setting at 12:05 am.

The previous full moon was on Oct 05, 2017 while the next full moon would come on Nov 04, 2017.

Unveil Your Inner Self: Discover Your Moon Sign Now!

Your place in the Universe on October 27, 2017

star banner

We are proud to bring you the most beautiful and accurate map of the stars on your day

Get your Star Map Now!
birthday

Who was born on October 27, 2017?


Whose famous birthday is on October 27th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on October 27th:

  • Sylvia Plath
    Sylvia Plath

    American novelist and poet, known for her beautiful poetry and autobiographical novel, "aeuroethe bell jar", which was published in 1963.

  • John Cleese
    John Cleese

    British actor best known for his "monty python", zany and inventive troupe.

  • Michel Galabru
    Michel Galabru

    Francoise stage and film actor who appeared in more than 200 movies and worked alongside such renowned directors bertrand blier and...

  • Roberto Benigni
    Roberto Benigni

    Italian actor.

  • Dylan Thomas
    Dylan Thomas

    Welsh poet, screenwriter, and radio script writer, who is incredibly talented.

  • Jean-Pierre Cassel
    Jean-Pierre Cassel

    French actor, father to a prominent family of actors, cassel is the father of vincent and ca(c), respectively.

  • Ruby Dee
    Ruby Dee

    American actress, on broadway, in movies and on tv.

  • Aron Ralston
    Aron Ralston

    American mountain climber and hiker who broke his arm when a boulder fell on his hand in a utah canyon.

  • Teresa Wright
    Teresa Wright

    Academy Award-winning American actress known for her roles in classic films like 'Mrs.

  • Nanette Fabray
    Nanette Fabray

    American comedian, singer, and actress.

See more famous people and celebrities born on October 27th

birthday

How old is someone born on October 27, 2017?


Someone born on October 27, 2017 is:

6 years 7 months old,

or 79 months

or 343 weeks and 3 days old,

or 2404 days old,

Use our Age Calculator to know the age of a person given the birthdate.

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on October 27, 2017?

There are 153 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Sunday October 27th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on October 27, 2017?

You belong to the Gen Alpha generation if you were born on October 27, 2017.

RIP

October 27, 2017: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on October 27, 2017:

  • Giovanni Burlando
  • Velimir Kalandadze
  • Abdoulaye Soulama
  • Katalin Szőke
  • Hans Kraay

What famous deaths happened on October 27th?

Famous deaths on October 27th:

  • Lou Reed
    Lou Reed

    American rock musician, songwriter, photographer.

  • Marcel Cerdan
    Marcel Cerdan

    Algerian-french boxing champion.

  • Ugo Tognazzi
    Ugo Tognazzi

    Italian comedian, actor, and director.

  • Betsy Drake
    Betsy Drake

    Betsy Drake was an English-American actress and writer.

  • Moira Lister
    Moira Lister

    South african actress (born in 1923).

  • Charles Hawtrey
    Charles Hawtrey

    At 73, an english actor (carry on) dies in london.

  • Rod Roddy
    Rod Roddy

    American television announcer (born 1937).

  • John Warburton
    John Warburton

    Actor (king rat cavalcade), died at 94.

  • Rafel Alberti

    Spanish poet and playwright associated with the Generation of '27.

  • Johanna Lindsey

    Bestselling romance novelist known for her historical romance novels.

See more famous people and celebrities who died on October 27th

holidays

October 27, 2017: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Holidays on October 27, 2017:

  • St. Namatius
  • Turkmenistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
  • St. Desiderius
  • R.C. saints - October 27th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Abraham the Poor
  • St. Vincent, Sabina, & Christeta
  • St. Capitolina
  • St. Odhran
  • St. Elesbaan
  • St. Florentius
  • St. Frumentius, the saint who introduced Christianity into Ethiopia.

Observances on October 27, 2017:

  • World Day for Audiovisual Heritage [UNESCO]

Saints celebrated on October 27, 2017:

  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines - Independence Day (from Britain, 1979)
vinyl songs

October 27, 2017: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on October 27, 2017 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week October 23rd and October 29th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


October 27, 2017: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on October 27, 2017 was Rockstar by Post Malone Featuring 21 Savage, according to the music chart for the week October 23rd and October 29th.

October 27, 2017: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on October 27, 2017 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week October 23rd and October 29th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Rockstar
  2. - Bodak Yellow (Money Moves)
  3. - 1-800-273-8255
  4. - Look What You Made Me Do
  5. - Feel It Still

October 27, 2017: What was the number 1 R&B song on that day?

The number 1 R&B song on October 27, 2017 was Rockstar by Post Malone Featuring 21 Savage, according to the R&B music chart for the week October 23rd and October 29th.

October 27, 2017: What was the R&B music chart on that day?

The R&B music chart on October 27, 2017 is the list of the most popular R&B songs for the week October 23rd and October 29th. It included the following Top 5 R&B songs:

  1. - Rockstar
  2. - Bodak Yellow (Money Moves)
  3. - 1-800-273-8255
  4. - Unforgettable
  5. - Bank Account

October 27, 2017: What was the number 1 Latin song on that day?

The number 1 Latin song on October 27, 2017 was Mi Gente by J Balvin & Willy William Featuring Beyonce, according to the Latin music chart for the week October 23rd and October 29th.

October 27, 2017: What was the Latin music chart on that day?

The Latin music chart on October 27, 2017 is the list of the most popular Latin songs for the week October 23rd and October 29th. It included the following Top 5 Latin songs:

  1. - Mi Gente
  2. - Despacito
  3. - Almost Like Praying
  4. - Escapate Conmigo
  5. - Felices Los 4

Wish him/her..

Send your special wishes with this personalized page

send a message
birthday card
birthday club

Was October 27, 2017 your birth date ?

If yes, join our birthday club!

join birthday club

October 27, 2017: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on October 27, 2017 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

The Lost City of Z

Release year: 2017

Directed by: James Gray

Starring: Charlie Hunnam, Robert Pattinson, Sienna Miller, Tom Holland

Country: United States of America

The Devil's Candy

Release year: 2017

Directed by: Sean Byrne

Starring: Ethan Embry, Shiri Appleby, Pruitt Taylor Vince, Kiara Glasco

Country: United States of America

A Cure for Wellness

Release year: 2017

Written by:

Directed by: Gore Verbinski

Starring: Dane DeHaan, Jason Isaacs, Mia Goth, Ivo Nandi

Country: United States of America

S.W.A.T.

Release year: 2017

Directed by: Clark Johnson

Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Colin Farrell, Michelle Rodriguez, LL Cool J

Country: United States of America

USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage

Release year: 2017

Directed by: Mario Van Peebles

Starring: Nicolas Cage, Tom Sizemore, Thomas Jane, Matt Lanter

Country: United States of America

October 27, 2017: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on October 27, 2017 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Dismissed

Release year: 2017

Directed by: Benjamin Arfmann

Ghosted

Release year: 2017

Directed by: Matt Baker

Bizim Hikaye

Release year: 2017

Directed by: Yasin Uslu

Good Game

Release year: 2017

Directed by: Mary Ratliff

The Layover

Release year: 2017

Directed by: William H. Macy

October 27, 2017: What were the bestselling books on that day?

The bestselling books on October 27, 2017 were the literary works published close to that day that have achieved notable commercial success, including:

The Sun and Her Flowers by Rupi Kaur

The Sun and Her Flowers

By:

Rupi Kaur is the #1 New York Times bestseller in milk and honey. Now, her eagerly awaited second collection, poetry. This is a vibrant, transcendental journey about healing and growth.

Origin by Dan Brown

Origin

By:

The #1 New York Times Bestseller (October 2017), by the author of The Da Vinci Code. Bilbao (Spain) Robert Langdon, a Harvard professor of symbology, religious iconology, visits the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao in order to witness a major announcement: the …

The Book of Dust by Philip Pullman

The Book of Dust

By:

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER! "Too few things are worth a seventeen-year wait in our world: The Book of Dust" The Washington PostPhilip Pulman returns to his parallel universe in The Golden Compass to tell the story of Lyra. "One …

Grant by Ron Chernow

Grant

By:

Biography of Ulysses S. Grant. Union general and U.S. President

The Wisdom of Sundays by Oprah Winfrey

The Wisdom of Sundays

By:

Oprah Winfrey believes Super Soul Sunday is her television show. She explains, "I see it like an offering." This is where you should go if you want to live a more full life and have a wider-open heart.

October 27, 2017: What were the most popular videogames on that day?

The most popular videogames on October 27, 2017 were those that achieved widespread recognition and player engagement close to that day, including:

Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III

Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Sega

history

Who was the US President on October 27, 2017?

On October 27, 2017 the US President was Donald John Trump (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 27, 2017?

On October 27, 2017 the UK Prime Minister was Theresa May (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on October 27, 2017?

On October 27, 2017 the Pope was Francis.

history

What is special about October 27th?

October 27th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 27th day of the month of October. 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 October 27th, such as:

  • 2018 - Pittsburgh synagogue shooting: at least 11 people were killed when a gunman opened fire on a pittsburgh synagogue. (bbc),
  • 2017 - Kazakh alphabets: president nursultan nazarbayev, of kazakhstan, announces that the kazakh language would use a latin script instead of the cyrillic script.
  • 2016 - Japan's prince mikasa, who is the oldest member the imperial family, has died at the age 100.

Find out more about October 27th

history

What happened in 2017?

2017 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • 2017 Istanbul nightclub attack: On the European coast of Bosphorus, a gunman opened fire at a Istanbul nightclub, killing at most 39 people and injuring 69 more. (BBC), (AP via ABC News Australia),
  • At least 39 people were killed and 69 more injured when a gunman opened fire at a Istanbul nightclub. The incident occurred on the European coast. (BBC), (AP via ABC News Australia),
  • At least 7 people are killed and 17 more injured in a suicide car bomb blast and gunmen attack in Iraqi al-Qadisiya, west of Najaf. 29 people died yesterday in an explosion at a busy market near Baghdad, Iraq's capital. ISIS claims responsibility. (Reuters),

Do you remember 2017? Enjoy your trip down memory lane with Takemeback.to

history

What was the calendar for October 2017?

October 2017 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with October being the 10th 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 October 2017 calendar looked like.

Friday October 27, 2017