On This Day

What Happened on May 27, 2013

Historical Events

  • 75 people are killed and 200 are injured in a wave of bombings across Iraq
  • The largest flag ever made at 5 tons with 44 miles of thread is unveiled in Romania

Famous Deaths

  • Bill Pertwee, British actor (Dad's Army), dies at 86
2013 Highlights

About May 27, 2013

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 4 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Memorial Day (United States), Spring Bank Holiday (United Kingdom)

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini