On This Day

What Happened on January 27, 2018

Historical Events

  • Australian Open Women's Tennis: Caroline Wozniacki beats Simona Halep 7-6, 3-6, 6-4 to win her first Grand Slam title
  • Bomb in an ambulance kills over 100 people in Kabul, Taliban claim responsibility

Famous Deaths

Ingvar Kamprad

Ingvar Kamprad, Swedish eccentric businessman (founder of IKEA) and author (The Testament of a Furniture Dealer), dies at 91

  • Mort Walker, American cartoonist (Beetle Bailey, Hi & Lois), dies at 94
2018 Highlights

About January 27, 2018

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 3 years, 10 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aquarius