Famous Birthdays

Find out which famous people share the same birthday as you
      Fun for Birthdays, cards, greetings, horoscope, astrology, happy birthday to you, ecards

Famous Birthdays
Fun Facts
Year of Birth

Fun Links
 Brain Games

Education Downloads

More Downloads

Other Links
 Automobiles Auctions
 Magic Tricks
 Muscle Gain
 Weight Loss

December 27th

December 27th is the 361st day of the year (362nd day in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 4 days remaining until the end of the year.

On this page, we have placed information about December 27th, including famous people born on, historical events that occurred on, holidays and observances that fall on, and astrological connections of, this day.
Famous People born on December 27th

1571 Johannes Kepler (astronomer, mathematician, scientist, author of the first science-fiction novel "Somnium")

Johannes Kepler

1682 Calico Jack (pirate captain)

1796 Mirza Ghalib (poet)

1822 Louis Pasteur (scientist)

Louis Pasteur

1901 Irene Handl (actress)

1901 Marlene Dietrich (singer, actress)

Marlene Dietrich

1931 Scotty Moore (guitarist)

1944 Mick Jones (guitarist - Foreigner)

1946 Janet Street-Porter (journalist, TV producer)

1947 Janet Perry (opera singer)

1948 Gérard Depardieu (actor)

Gerard Depardieu

1960 Maryam d'Abo (actress)

1965 Salman Khan (actor)

1966 Eva LaRue (actress)

1971 Duncan Ferguson (soccer player)

1981 Emilie de Ravin (actress)

1989 David Dunn (soccer player)

December 27th in History

537 Construction of Hagia Sophia is completed in Constantinople.

1831 Charles Darwin embarks on his voyage aboard HMS Beagle during which he will formulate his theory of evolution by Natural Selection.

Charles Darwin

1845 Dr Crawford Long is the first physician to use ether anesthesia to reduce the pain of childbirth.

1922 The Japanese Imperial Navy commissions Hosho, the first purpose-built aircraft carrier in the world.

1927 The musical Showboat opens on Broadway.

1932 Radio City Music Halls opens in New York City.

1945 World Bank and International Monetary Fund are created.

1947 Howdy Doody makes its TV debut.

1978 Democracy restored in Spain after 40 years of dictatorship.

1979 USSR invades Afghanistan.

December 27th is also

2nd Day of Christmas

2nd Day of Christmas

Kwanzaa (26 December to 1 January) - Celebration of Kujichagulia (Self-Determination)



People born on December 27th are Capricorn


Capricorn Information: Capricorn Links:

Back To Date Index

Disclaimer: Birth dates and other information are thought to be correct, but there is a possibility that some entries may contain inadvert errors. If you spot such an error, please contact us. Sorry, we can not accept suggestions for additional entries at this time, due to the huge backlog of suggestions we have already received.




Contact Us   About/Terms of Use   Privacy   Advertising/Endorsements Disclosures

Disclosure: Advertising Link(s): Our company may receive a payment if you purchase a product/service after following this link.

Disclosure: Our company's websites' content (including this website's content) includes advertisements for our own company's websites, products, and services, and for other organization's websites, products, and services. In the case of links to other organization's websites, our company may receive a payment, (1) if you purchase products or services, or (2) if you sign-up for third party offers, after following links from this website. Unless specifically otherwise stated, information about other organization's products and services, is based on information provided by that organization, the product/service vendor, and/or publicly available information - and should not be taken to mean that we have used the product/service in question. Additionally, our company's websites contain some adverts which we are paid to display, but whose content is not selected by us, such as Google AdSense ads. For more detailed information, please see Advertising/Endorsements Disclosures

Our sites use cookies, some of which may already be set on your computer. Use of our site constitutes consent for this. For details, please see Privacy.

Click privacy for information about our company's privacy, data collection and data retention policies, and your rights.

Copyright © 2000-2023, Answers 2000 Limited


In Association With Amazon.com
Answers 2000 Limited is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com.
In Association With Amazon.co.uk
Answers 2000 Limited is a participant in the Amazon EU Associates Programme, an affiliate advertising programme designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.co.uk.

As an Amazon Associate, our company earns from qualifying purchases. Amazon, the Amazon logo, Endless, and the Endless logo are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates.