October 27th holidays

October 27th is the 300th day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day Catalonia declared independence from Spain; the Democratic Republic of Congo was renamed Zaire, and Benjamin O. Davis, Jr. became the first African-American general in the United States Air Force. Famous October 27th birthdays include Theodore Roosevelt and Duran Duran singer Simon Le Bon. Today is National American Beer Day and National Black Cat Day.

We have 8 holidays listed for October 27.

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National American Beer Day

National American Beer Day celebrates distinctly domestic lagers and ales brewed across the country.

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National Black Cat Day

Black cats need some positive PR to dispel their reputation as an omen of bad luck.

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Cranky Co-Workers Day

Let's put on that fashionable frown and be irritable for a whole workday.

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Geelong Cup Day

The day of the running of the Geelong Cup — a Group 3 thoroughbred horse race.

Oct27

Lung Health Day

Breathe in, breathe out, and learn about the numerous ways to keep your lungs healthy.

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​National Mentoring Day

The perfect time to think of a mentor that shaped you into who you are today.

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Navy Day

We celebrate members of the naval warfare branch of the U.S. military.

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World Day for Audiovisual Heritage

Let’s come together to archive audiovisual sources for our future generations’ benefit.