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 5 holidays listed for October 27.