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.
International Lottery Day
Lottery. Lotterie. Lotería. No matter what language, people around the world love lottery games!
Crab Soup Day
Feast on the region’s specialty, crab soup, a simple dish full of amazing flavors!
Lyndon Baines Johnson Day
We invite you to join us in celebrating the 36th President of the United States.
Moldova Independence Day
Let’s commemorate Moldova’s adoption of the Declaration of Independence!
National Petroleum Day
The impact of petroleum on civilization cannot be underestimated, which is why we celebrate this resource!
National Pots De Creme Day
Satisfy your sweet tooth by celebrating and indulging in this tasty custard dessert.
Social Justice Sunday
Today, we are encouraged to listen to and respond to the earth's cries for help.