On This Day

What Happened on July 27, 2011

Famous Deaths

  • Ágota Kristóf, Hungarian writer (The Notebook), dies at 75
  • Bejaratana Rajasuda, Princess of Thailand (b. 1925)
  • Hideki Irabu, Japanese-American NPB and MLB baseball pitcher, 1988-2004 (New York Yankees, 1997-2002), takes his own life at 42
  • Richard Rutt, English bishop of Leicester, dies at 85
2011 Highlights

About July 27, 2011

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 10 years, 11 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Leo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Party Rock Anthem - LMFAO Featuring Lauren Bennett & GoonRock
  • UK #1 Song: Glad You Came - Wanted