On This Day

What Happened on September 27, 2014

Historical Events

  • 57 people are killed after Mount Ontake erupts in Japan
  • Hawthorn Football Club defeats the Sydney Swans in the 2014 AFL Grand Final 137-74
  • New Zealand's All Blacks scores 4 tries to beat Argentina, 34-13 in La Plata and claim their 3rd straight Rugby Championship; All Blacks first five eighth Beauden Barrett kicks 6 from 6

Famous Weddings

George Clooney

Actor George Clooney (53) weds lawyer Amal Alamuddin (36) at the seven-star Aman Canal Grande hotel in Venice, Italy

Famous Deaths

  • Anna Davies, Italian philologist and Professor of Comparative Philology (Oxford U), dies at 77
  • James A Traficant Jr, American politician, dies at 73
2014 Highlights

About September 27, 2014

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 7 years and 1 month
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Libra