December 27 in History – What happened on 27 December in Past

✅ Published on December 27th, 2020 in December in History

27 December - Today in History - Important historical events happened on this day in India and World History

According to Gregory calendar, on December 27, the day number in a year is 361 and if it is a leap year then the day number is 362. December 27 has a special significance in India and world history, because many such incidents have occurred on this day which have been recorded forever in the pages of history. Let's know some such important events which will increase your general knowledge. The facts collected will be as follows: People born on this day, demise of famous people, war treaty, freedom of any country, invention of new technologies, change of power, important National and International Day etc.

December 27 in History - Top Historical Events ⚡

YearEvent / Incidence / Incident
537The current Hagia Sophia building in Istanbul, originally built as a church before it later became a mosque in 1453 and then a museum in 1935, was inaugurated.
1571German mathematician and astronomer Yuhan Kepler was born. His three laws related to astronomy are known as the Kepler law.
1657Citizens of New Netherland presented the Flushing Remonstrance To Director-General Peter Stuyvesant, requesting an exemption to his banon Quaker worship.
1703England and Portugal signed treaty on Methuin Ascento trade agreement.
1797The famous Urdu poet Mirza Ghalib was born in Agra, Uttar Pradesh.
1825Construction of the first public railway with steam engines was completed between Stockton and Darlington, England.
1831Aboard HMS Beagle, Charles Darwin left Plymouth, England, on what became a historic expedition to South America that made his name as a naturalist.
1845John L. O'Sullivan, in his newspaper the New York Morning News, argued that the United States had the right to claim the entire Oregon Country 'by the right of our manifest destiny'.
1900British human rights activist Emily Hobhouse came to Cape Town.
1904The stage play Peter Pan, or The Boy Who Wouldn't Grow Up by Scottish author and dramatist J. M. Barrie, about a mischievous little boy who can fly, premiered in London.
1911Jana Gana Mana, the national anthem of India, was first sung in the Calcutta Session of the Indian National Congress.
1911Jana Gana Mana was sung for the first time during the session of the Indian National Congress, Calcutta (now Kolkata).
1918A public speech by famed Polish pianist Ignacy Jan Paderewski Poznan sparked the Greater Poland Uprising against Germany.
1922The Imperial Japanese Navy commissioned Hosho, the world's first purpose-built aircraft carrier.
1939An earthquake in Turkey killed about forty thousand people.
1945The International Monetary Fund was established with 29 member countries. The objective of this institution is to keep the foreign exchange values ​​stable, streamline commercial development and progress etc.
1965Bollywood actor Salman Khan was born.
1966The Cave of Swallows, the largest known cave shaft in the world, was discovered in Aquismón, San Luis Potosí, Mexico.
1966The world's longest cave \ Cave of Swallows \ was discovered in Aquisamon, Mexico.
1968The first manned mission to orbit the Moon landed in the Apollo-8 Pacific Ocean.
1975372 people died in the Chasanala coal mine accident in Dhanbad district of Jharkhand.
1979Soviet war in Afghanistan-Soviet troops storming Tajbeg Palace Outside Kabul and killed Afghan President Hafizullah Amin and his 100–150 elite guards.
1997Loyalist Volunteer Force leader Billy Wright was assassinated in the Maze prison by members of the Irish National Liberation Army.
2000Legal recognition of premarital relationships in Australia.
2002The company Clonaid announced the birth of a cloned human baby, although it has yet to present any verifiable evidence.
2007Former Prime Minister of Pakistan Benazir Bhutto was assassinated while she was leaving a political rally of Pakistan Peoples Party supporters at Liaquat National Bagh in Rawalpindi, Pakistan.
2007Former Pakistan Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto was assassinated in Rawalpindi.
2007Former Pakistan Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto was assassinated by a suicide bomber.
2008In response to rocket attacks from Palestinian armed groups, Israel launched a surprise attack against the Gaza Strip, opening the three-week Gaza War.
2009During protests in Tehran against the recent presidential election, Iranian security forces opened fire on demonstrators on the Day of Ashura.
2010Bolivian President Alvaro Garcia Linera prompts bus drivers to strike after announcing an 83% increase in the price of gasoline and a 73% increase in the price of diesel fuel.
2010Lawyers for Allen Stanford, a man charged with running a $7 billion Ponzi scheme, seek to postpone his trial for two years.
2011Consumers spend over $30 billion on online holiday shopping in the U.S., a 15 percent increase over last year.
2011Sears Holding Corporation reveals its plan to close over 100 Sears and K-Mart stores in the U.S.
2012Toyota Motor Corporation agrees to pay $1 billion to settle over a dozen lawsuits related to sudden acceleration.
2012In his first political speech, marking the five-year anniversary of his mother's death, ex-Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto's son, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, vows to maintain democracy and fight militancy.
2013An error on the Delta Air Lines website allows thousands of customers to buy tickets for super-low fares, some 90% below regular ticket prices; Delta takes responsibility for the error and will honor ticket purchases as well as frequent flier miles earned on the reduced-fare flights.
2013The U.S. State of California is experiencing the driest year on record, and rain is not expected in the near future; San Francisco is having the driest year ever since the Gold Rush began in 1849.
2013Veteran actor and prolific actor Farooq Sheikh of Hindi film industry passed away.
2014Sony Corporation's gaming service is back online after a hacking attack disrupted its PlayStation Network; the company is probing whether this incident is related to the attack on its Sony Pictures Division earlier this month.
2014Japan passes a $29 million fiscal stimulus package to improve the economy; the funds will be allocated to supporting small businesses, stimulating local economic activity, and strengthening areas damaged by destructive natural forces.

Famous Birthdays of December 27 😀:

YearName / Profession / Country
1959Andre Tippett / Footballer / United States of America
1942Thomas Menino / Politician / United States of America
1715Philippe de Noailles / General / France
1879Sydney Greenstreet / Actor / United States of America
1683Conyers Middleton / Priest / United Kingdom
1858Juan Luis Sanfuentes / Politician / Chile
1976Piotr Morawski / Mountaineer / Poland
1943Roy White / Baseball Player / United States of America
1943Cokie Roberts / Author / United States of America
1960Maryam d'Abo / Actress / United Kingdom
1941Miles Aiken / Basketball Player / United States of America
1941Mike Pinder / Writer / United Kingdom
1956Doina Melinte / Runner / Romania
1960Terry Price / Golfer / Australia
1947Bill Eadie / Wrestler / United States of America
1951Ernesto Zedillo / Politician / Mexico
1962Sherri Steinhauer / Golfer / United States of America
1992Maicel Uibo / Decathlete / Estonia
1572Johannes Vodnianus Campanus / Poet / Czech Republic
1941Nolan Richardson / Basketball Player / United States of America
1985Logan Bailly / Footballer / Belgium
1975Aigars Fadejevs / Race Walker / Latvia
1979Carson Palmer / Footballer / United States of America
1773George Cayley / Politician / United Kingdom
1809Alexandros Rizos Rangavis / Politician / Greece
1965Salman Khan / Actor / India
1907Sebastian Haffner / Author / Germany
1927Audrey Wagner / Baseball Player / United States of America
1963Gaspar Noé / Writer / France
1990Milos Raonic / Tennis Player / Canada

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