On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 2020

Historical Events

  • Biggest cosmic explosion ever detected from a supermassive black hole in Ophiuchus galaxy 390 million lights years away, (size of 15 Miky Ways), published in "Astrophysical Journal"

PandemicCOVID-19

Dow Jones Index suffers its biggest points fall in history closing down 1,190.95 in New York amid concerns about COVID-19

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Burial of a coronavirus victim in Iran during the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic
Burial of a coronavirus victim in Iran during the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic
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2020 Highlights

About February 27, 2020

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 1 year, 1 month and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Pisces