On This Day

What Happened on January 27, 2010

Famous Deaths


Person of interestHoward Zinn

Howard Zinn, American historian and activist (A People's History of the United States), dies of a heart attack at 87

Historian and Activist Howard Zinn
Historian and Activist
Howard Zinn

Person of interestJ. D. Salinger

J. D. Salinger, American novelist (The Catcher in the Rye), dies at 91

Novelist J. D. Salinger
Novelist
J. D. Salinger
  • Zelda Rubinstein, American actress (b. 1933)
2010 Highlights

About January 27, 2010

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 10 years, 9 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aquarius