What Happened on July 27, 2017

Historical Events

Historic Event

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos briefly becomes world's richest man at $91.4B USD, overtaking Bill Gates for half a day

Historic Event

Boy Scouts of American Chief Scout Executive Michael Surbaugh issues an apology for politically motivated remarks made by President Donald Trump at rally attended by 30,000 scouts

  • Reince Priebus resigns as Chief of Staff to US President Donald Trump, after just over 6 months - shortest non-interim tenure ever

Famous Deaths

  • Sam Shepard Ill, American actor and playwright (Frances; Crimes of the Heart), dies at 73
2017 Highlights

About July 27, 2017

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 6 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo

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