On This Day

What Happened on April 27, 2018

Historical Events

Historic Event

German leader Angela Merkel has a 1-day trip to Washington meeting US President Donald Trump

Summit of Interest

Historic Korean summit, the North's Kim Jong-un and Moon Jae-in of South Korea agree to officially end Korean war and rid peninsula of nuclear weapons

  • Mass protests across Spain after 5 men convicted of sexual abuse but not rape of teenage girl during Running of the Bulls festival in Pamplona
  • More than 40 Tuareg killed over two days by suspected jihadists in Menaka region, Mali
  • Swedish band ABBA announce they have recorded new songs for the first time since 1982

Famous Deaths

  • Paul Junger Witt, American TV and film producer (Brian's Song; Soap; The Golden Girls; Dead Poets Society), dies of cancer at 77
2018 Highlights

About April 27, 2018

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 3 years, 7 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Taurus