All About October 27th

All About October 27th

Holidays, Horoscope and Trivia

October 27th Holidays

  • American Beer Day
    Today on October 27th we celebrate beer! So have a Hoppy American Beer Day and cheers to ya!
  • Boxer Shorts Day
    Every day is full of funny holidays and today, October 27th we celebrate Boxer Shorts. If you want to learn some funny facts about underwear visit
  • Cranky Co-Workers Day
    On October 27th your are encouraged to let your true feeling out at work. Did someone eat your yogurt? Does the copy machine drive you crazy? Does your boss have coffee breath? It’s ok, be cranky about it today!
  • National Potato Day
    October 27th is National Potato Day. So today whip up a baked potato, some mashed potatoes, scalloped or French Fries and enjoy!
  • Navy Day
    Navy Day was sponsored by the Navy League of New York in 1922 to recognize the service and sacrifices of those in uniform.
  • Occupational Therapy Day
    On October 27th, World Occupational Therapy Day promotes the mission and goals of occupational therapy of which are to treat injured, ill, or disabled patients through the therapeutic use of everyday activities and to help these patients develop, recover, improve, as well as maintain the skills needed for daily living and working.
  • Sylvia Plath Day
    Sylvia Plath was an American poet, novelist, and short-story writer and today we honor her on her birthday October 27th in 1932.
  • World Day for Audiovisual Heritage
    This takes place every  October 27th to recognize the significance and preservation risks of recorded sound and audiovisual documents.

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October 27th Zodiac Sign

See who you are compatible with, what your colors are, what personality traits you might have and which famous celebrities share your Zodiac sign.

If you were born today then you are a Scorpio.

Date range: October 23 – November 21 (Occasionally Nov 22 falls into Scorpio too.)

Element: Water 

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Quality: Fixed

Color: Scarlet, Red, Rust

Day: Tuesday

Ruler: PlutoMars

Greatest Overall Compatibility: TaurusCancer

Lucky Numbers: 8, 11, 18, 22

Personality Traits:  Smart, resourceful, very brave, passionate, but can be really stubborn, jealous, sometimes even violent and doesn’t trust many people.

Famous Scorpios: Leonardo DiCaprio, Anne Hathaway, Ryan Gosling, Christopher Columbus,  Bill Gates, Pablo Picasso Julia Roberts, Hillary Clinton, Caitlyn Jenner, Whoopi Goldberg, Marie Curie, Condoleezza Rice.

October 27th Trivia

  • 312 – Constantine the Great is said to have received his famous Vision of the Cross.
  • 1275 – Founding of the city of Amsterdam. Constantine the Great, York 2
  • 1682 – The city, Philadelphia,  in the State of Pennsylvania was founded by English entrepreneur, William Penn.
  • 1858 – Theodore Roosevelt. American politician, 26th President of the United States, Nobel Prize laureate was born in Manhattan, New York City, NY.
  • 1904 – New York City Subway Opens.
  • 1932 – Sylvia Plath, American poet, novelist, and short-story writer was born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1940 – John Gotti, American gangster was born in The Bronx, New York City, New York.
  • 1954 – Benjamin O. Davis, Jr. becomes the first African-American general in the United States Air Force.
  • 1962 – A plane carrying Enrico Mattei, post-war Italian administrator, crashes in mysterious circumstances.
  • 1963 – Marla Maples, American actress and ex wife of Donald Trump was born in Cohutta, GA,
  • 1964 – Ronald Reagan delivers a speech on behalf of the Republican candidate for president, Barry Goldwater. The speech launches his political career and comes to be known as “A Time for Choosing“.
  • 1984 – Kelly Osbourne, British singer-songwriter and daughter of legendary Ozzy Osbourne, was born in Westminster, United Kingdom.
  • 1992 – United States Navy radioman Allen R. Schindler, Jr. is murdered by shipmate Terry M. Helvey for being gay, precipitating debate about gays in the military that resulted in the United States “Don’t ask, don’t tell” military policy.
  • 2013 – Lou Reed, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, producer passed away from liver disease.
  • 2018 – The Pittsburgh Synagogue shooting happens killing 11 people.
  • 2019 – ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the world’s most wanted man, was killed after being targeted by a U.S. military raid in Syria.
  • 2020 – The Tampa Bays Rays vs. Los Angeles Dodgers continues in the World Series with reduced capacity stadiums due to Coronavirus. [CBS Sports]
  • 2020 – Reports came out that NASA confirms they found water on tbe moon. [People}
  • 2020 – Dr. Philip R. Lee, federal health official and fighter for social justice under President Lyndon B. Johnson, also the one who introduced Medicare, passed away at 96 years old. [NYTimes]

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