August 27th Holidays

August 27 is the 239th day of the Gregorian calendar. On this day, the first flight of the world's first jet aircraft took place, Moldova became independent from the USSR, and Hurricane Irene hit the U.S. Famous birthdays include Tom Ford, Aaron Paul, and Lyndon B. Johnson. August 27 also marks National Heroes' Day and National Just Because Day.

We have 10 holidays listed for August 27.

Aug27

International Lottery Day

Lottery. Lotterie. Lotería. No matter what language, people around the world love lottery games!

Aug27

Notting Hill Carnival

Give yourself over to those wonderful West Indian vibes!

Aug27

Crab Soup Day

Feast on the region’s specialty, crab soup, a simple dish full of amazing flavors!

Aug27

Lyndon Baines Johnson Day

We invite you to join us in celebrating the 36th President of the United States.

Aug27

Moldova Independence Day

Let’s commemorate Moldova’s adoption of the Declaration of Independence!

Aug27

National Just Because Day

Why? Well, just because.

Aug27

National Petroleum Day

The impact of petroleum on civilization cannot be underestimated, which is why we celebrate this resource!

Aug27

National Pots De Creme Day

Satisfy your sweet tooth by celebrating and indulging in this tasty custard dessert.

Aug27

Social Justice Sunday

Today, we are encouraged to listen to and respond to the earth's cries for help.

Aug27

The Duchess Who Wasn't Day

Let's remember women like Margaret Wolfe Hungerford who worked in obscurity to make their voices heard.