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

Historic Event

Mark Zuckerberg announces Facebook has reached 2 billion monthly users

  • Petya malware cyber-attack affects organisations in more than 64 countries

Sports History

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

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? 5 years, 7 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Despacito - Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Featuring Justin Bieber
  • UK #1 Song: Bridge Over Troubled Water - Artists For Grenfell