On This Day: October 27th
This is 300th day of the year and 65 days remain in the year.
- Hebrew calendar—18 Heshvan 5779
- Chinese calendar—the 19th day of the 9th month of 4716 (Wu Xu)
- Islamic calendar—(note)
Emily Postetiquette authority
Roberto Benigniactor and filmmaker
Theodore Roosevelt26th U.S. president
Maxine Hong Kingstonwriter
James Cookexplorer and navigator
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Note: Dates in the Islamic calendar are provided for planning purposes only, and calculated with the hdate Islamic calendar program for moonrise in Boston, Masschusetts. Depending on your location and other factors, this result may differ from actual religious observances by one day. Please consult your local religious authority for any religious determinations of hejiric date.