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 16 holidays listed for October 27.
National American Beer Day
National American Beer Day celebrates distinctly domestic lagers and ales brewed across the country.
National Black Cat Day
Black cats need some positive PR to dispel their reputation as an omen of bad luck.
Discover interesting ways to observe Bandana Day and offer much-needed support to people with cancer.
Cranky Co-Workers Day
Let's put on that fashionable frown and be irritable for a whole workday.
Mary Shelley's creation spawned an entire genre, countless movie adaptations, and widespread recognition.
Global Champagne Day
Find out the history of champagne and how to celebrate this day with our help!
National Breadstick Day
Breadsticks are slender sticks of baked crispy dry goodness invented in Italy.
National Henry C. Ramos Day
Grab a tumbler, order a Ramos Gin Fizz, and indulge in this refreshing cocktail.
National Mentoring Day
The perfect time to think of a mentor that shaped you into who you are today.
National Pharmacy Buyer Day
We have some ideas on how to show love to those who source our meds.
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Independence Day
Give the Vincentian Caribs a salute for their resilience and celebrate their well-deserved freedom today.
Turkmenistan Independence Day
Join us as we celebrate this magnificent occasion. It’s Turkmenistan Independence Day.
World Day for Audiovisual Heritage
Let’s come together to archive audiovisual sources for our future generations’ benefit.