On This Day

What Happened on April 27, 1940

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Himmler orders establishment of Auschwitz Concentration Camp

Leading Nazi and Reichsführer of the SS Heinrich Himmler
Leading Nazi and Reichsführer of the SS
Heinrich Himmler

1940 Highlights

About April 27, 1940

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 8 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Taurus