On This Day

What Happened on June 27, 2017

Historical Events

  • African Development Bank president Akinwumi Adesina wins the World Food Prize
  • Colombia's rebel group FARC officially end armed existence after 52 years in ceremony with President Juan Manuel Santos in Mesetas
  • European Union fines Google record $2.7 billion for unfair competition practices

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mark Zuckerberg announces Facebook has reached 2 billion monthly users

Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg
Facebook Founder
Mark Zuckerberg
  • Petya malware cyber-attack affects organisations in more than 64 countries

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Tennis star Serena Williams poses pregnant and nude for the cover of "Vanity Fair"

Tennis Player Serena Williams
Tennis Player
Serena Williams

Famous Deaths

  • Geri Allen, American jazz pianist, bandleader, composer, and educator, dies of cancer at 60 [1]
2017 Highlights

About June 27, 2017

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 4 years and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Cancer