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  • Mongol Empire (now China)
    Wednesday Sep 27, 1290

    Disasters with highest death tolls

    1290 Chihli Earthquake

    Mongol Empire (now China)
    Wednesday Sep 27, 1290

    The 1290 Chihli earthquake occurred on 27 September with an epicenter near Ningcheng, Zhongshu Sheng (Zhili or Chihli), Yuan Empire. The earthquake had an estimated surface wave magnitude of 6.8 and a maximum felt intensity of IX (Violent) on the Mercalli intensity scale. One estimate places the death toll at 7,270, while another has it at 100,000.




  • Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.
    Wednesday Sep 27, 1876

    Theodore Roosevelt

    Entered Harvard

    Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.
    Wednesday Sep 27, 1876

    When he entered Harvard College on September 27, 1876, his father advised: "Take care of your morals first, your health next, and finally your studies".




  • Toledo, Spain
    Sunday Sep 27, 1936

    Spanish Civil War

    Siege of the Alcázar

    Toledo, Spain
    Sunday Sep 27, 1936

    Franco won another victory on 27 September when his troops relieved the siege of the Alcázar in Toledo.




  • Berlin, Germany
    Friday Sep 27, 1940

    Adolf Hitler

    Tripartite Pact

    Berlin, Germany
    Friday Sep 27, 1940

    On 27 September 1940, the Tripartite Pact was signed in Berlin by Saburō Kurusu of Imperial Japan, Hitler, and Italian foreign minister Ciano, and later expanded to include Hungary, Romania, and Bulgaria, thus yielding the Axis powers.




  • Berlin, Germany
    Friday Sep 27, 1940

    Hirohito

    The Tripartite Pact

    Berlin, Germany
    Friday Sep 27, 1940

    On September 27, 1940, ostensibly under Hirohito's leadership, Japan was a contracting partner of the Tripartite Pact with Germany and Italy forming the Axis Powers.




  • Soviet Union, (Russia now)
    Wednesday Sep 27, 1950

    Korean War

    Stalin held Soviet military advisers responsible for the defeat

    Soviet Union, (Russia now)
    Wednesday Sep 27, 1950

    On 27 September, Stalin convened an emergency session of the Politburo, in which he condemned the incompetence of the KPA command and held Soviet military advisers responsible for the defeat.




  • South Korea
    Wednesday Sep 27, 1950

    Korean War

    MacArthur received the top secret National Security Council Memorandum

    South Korea
    Wednesday Sep 27, 1950

    On 27 September, MacArthur received the top secret National Security Council Memorandum 81/1 from Truman reminding him that operations north of the 38th Parallel were authorized only if "at the time of such operation there was no entry into North Korea by major Soviet or Chinese Communist forces, no announcements of intended entry, nor a threat to counter our operations militarily".


  • China
    Monday Sep 27, 1954

    Mao Zedong

    The Chairman of the People's Republic of China

    China
    Monday Sep 27, 1954

    On September 27, 1954, Mao became The Chairman of the People's Republic of China.


  • Oslo, Norway
    Friday Sep 27, 1957

    Harald V

    The First Time to attend The Council of State

    Oslo, Norway
    Friday Sep 27, 1957

    Harald attended the Council of State for the first time on 27 September 1957 .


  • Rome, Italy
    Monday Sep 27, 1976

    Francesco Totti

    Birth

    Rome, Italy
    Monday Sep 27, 1976

    Totti was born in Rome to parents Lorenzo and Fiorella Totti.


  • New York City, New York, U.S.
    Saturday Sep 27, 1997

    Richard Jewell

    Saturday Night Live

    New York City, New York, U.S.
    Saturday Sep 27, 1997

    Jewell had a cameo in the September 27, 1997 episode of Saturday Night Live, in which he jokingly fended off suggestions that he was responsible for the deaths of Mother Teresa and Princess Diana.


  • Germany
    Sunday Sep 27, 1998

    Angela Merkel

    The Kohl Government Defeat

    Germany
    Sunday Sep 27, 1998

    After the Kohl Government was defeated at the 1998 election, Merkel was appointed Secretary-General of the CDU, a key position as the party was no longer part of the federal government.


  • Greensboro, North Carolina, U.S.
    Monday Sep 27, 1999

    Dwayne Johnson

    The New Age Outlaws

    Greensboro, North Carolina, U.S.
    Monday Sep 27, 1999

    Rock and Mankind then lost the titles to The New Age Outlaws on the very next episode SmackDown!.


  • Christmas Island
    Thursday Sep 27, 2001

    Christmas Island

    The "Pacific Solution"

    Christmas Island
    Thursday Sep 27, 2001

    The Howard government operated the "Pacific Solution" from 2001 to 2007, excising Christmas Island from Australia's migration zone so that asylum seekers on the island could not apply for refugee status. Asylum seekers were relocated from Christmas Island to Manus Island and Nauru.


  • J. Edgar Hoover Building Washington, D.C., U.S.
    Thursday Sep 27, 2001

    September 11 (9/11) Attacks

    Fbi Released Photos of All 19 Hijackers

    J. Edgar Hoover Building Washington, D.C., U.S.
    Thursday Sep 27, 2001

    On September 27, 2001, FBI released photos of all 19 hijackers, along with information about possible nationalities and aliases. Fifteen of the men were from Saudi Arabia, two from the United Arab Emirates, one from Egypt, and one from Lebanon.


  • Germany
    Sunday Sep 27, 2009

    Angela Merkel

    2009 National Elections

    Germany
    Sunday Sep 27, 2009

    Her party was re-elected in 2009 with an increased number of seats, and could form a governing coalition with the FDP. This term was overshadowed by the European debt crisis. Conscription in Germany was abolished and the Bundeswehr became a Volunteer military. Unemployment sank below the mark of 3 million unemployed people.


  • North Korea
    Monday Sep 27, 2010

    Kim Jong-un

    A Daejang

    North Korea
    Monday Sep 27, 2010

    Kim Jong-un was made a daejang, the equivalent of a four-star general in the United States, on 27 September 2010, a day ahead of a rare Workers' Party of Korea conference in Pyongyang, the first time North Korean media had mentioned him by name and despite him having no previous military experience. Despite the promotion, no further details, including verifiable portraits of Kim, were released.


  • London, England, United Kingdom
    Friday Sep 27, 2013

    James Bond

    Solo was published

    London, England, United Kingdom
    Friday Sep 27, 2013

    On 26 September 2013, Solo by William Boyd, set in 1969, was published.


  • New York City, New York, U.S.
    Thursday Sep 27, 2018

    Amazon

    Amazon announced to debut the Amazon 4-star

    New York City, New York, U.S.
    Thursday Sep 27, 2018

    Amazon announced to debut the Amazon 4-star in New York, Soho neighborhood Spring Street between Crosby and Lafayette on 27 September 2018. The store carries the 4-star and above rated products from around New York.


  • Palm Beach, Florida, U.S.
    Friday Sep 27, 2019

    Donald Trump

    Mar-a-Lago

    Palm Beach, Florida, U.S.
    Friday Sep 27, 2019

    On September 27, 2019, Trump declared Mar-a-Lago his primary residence.


  • U.S.
    Sunday Sep 27, 2020

    Dwayne Johnson

    Johnson endorsed Joe Biden

    U.S.
    Sunday Sep 27, 2020

    On September 27, 2020, Johnson endorsed Joe Biden for the 2020 United States presidential election.


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