On This Day

What Happened on January 27, 2010

Famous Deaths

Howard Zinn

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

J. D. Salinger

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

  • Zelda Rubinstein, American actress (b. 1933)
2010 Highlights

About January 27, 2010

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 11 years, 10 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aquarius