June 27 holidays in 2017

Holiday nameHoliday locationHoliday type
Eid al-Fitr
Multiple [Show] Public Holiday
Eid ul-Fitr
Bangladesh Public Holiday
Day of Turkmen Workers of Culture and Art
Turkmenistan Public Holiday
Eid-al-Fitr holiday
Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Eid-al-Fitr Holiday 1
United arab emirates National Holiday
Eid-e-Fetr (Additional Holiday)
Iran National Holiday
Hari Raya Puasa Day 2
Malaysia Federal Public Holiday
End of Ramadan Day 2
Egypt National Holiday
Philippines Common Local Holidays
Independence Day
Djibouti Public Holiday
Ramadan Feast Day 3
Turkey Common Local Holidays
Idul Fitri Day 2
Indonesia Public Holiday
Eid-ul-Fitr Day 2
Pakistan Public Holiday
Day of National Unity
Tajikistan Public Holiday
Eid al-Fitr holiday
Morocco Bank Holiday
Id el Fitr additional holiday
Nigeria Public Holiday
Helen Keller Day
- Weird
National Onion Day
- Weird
National Ice Cream Cake Day
- Weird
National Sunglasses Day
- Weird
National Orange Blossom Day
- Weird
National PTSD Awareness Day
- Weird

Historical Events on June 27

  • 1760: At the Battle of Echoee during the Anglo-Cherokee War, British forces are defeated by Cherokee warriors near what is now Otto, North Carolina.
  • 1806: British forces seize Buenos Aires during the 1st British invasions of the River Plate.
  • 1844: Founder of the Latter Day Saint Movement, Joseph Smith and his brother Hyrum are killed by a mob that assembled at a jail in Carthage, Illinois.
  • 1864: At the Battle of Kennesaw Mountain during the American Civil War, Union forces are defeated by Confederate forces.
  • 1941: The city of Bialystok is captured by German forces during Operation Barbarossa.
  • 1950: The U.S decides that troops will be sent to Korea to fight in the Korean War.
  • 1952: Uncultivated land is redistributed under Guatemala Decree 900.
  • 1957: Over four hundred people are killed when Hurricane Audrey hits the Texas Louisiana border.
  • 1974: United States President Richard Nixon visits the U.S.S.R.
  • 1981: The blame for Cultural Revolution is placed on Mao Zedong by the Central Committee of the Communist Party.
  • 1982: On its final research flight mission, the Space Shuttle Columbia is launched from Kennedy Space Center.
  • 1988: Over 50 people are killed during the Gare de Lyon rail accident in the city of Paris, France.
  • 1994: Sarin gas is released in Matsumoto, Japan by the Aum Shinrikyo Cult. Over 660 people are injured and 7 people are killed.
  • 2007: After 10 years of service, Tony Blair resigns as Prime Minister of the U.K.

Famous Birthdays on June 27

  • American poet, author and playwright, Paul Laurence Dunbar is born in 1872.
  • American activists and author, Helen Keller is born in 1880.
  • American actress and director, Antoinette Perry is born in 1888.
  • American actor John McIntire is born in 1907.
  • English nanny and author, Jo Frost is born in 1971.
  • American actor Tobey Maguire is born in 1975.


Leif Erikson Day

Guy Fawkes Day

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