On This Day

What Happened on March 27, 2020

Historical Events


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$2.2 trillion stimulus package, largest in US history, signed into law by President Donald Trump saying "I never signed anything with a 'T' on it"

45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump

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UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson announces he has contracted the coronavirus COVID-19 and that he will continue to lead the country "thanks to the wizardry of modern technology" while in self-isolation

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson
British Prime Minister
Boris Johnson

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Myler, English rugby league stand-off (24 caps Great Britain, 1 England; Widnes, St. Helens) and coach (Widnes, Swinton, Oldham), dies at 81
  • Les Hunter, American basketball center (NCAA C'ship 1963, Loyola Ramblers; NBA: Baltimore Bullets; ABA All Star 1968, 69; Miami Floridians), dies from cancer at 77
2020 Highlights

About March 27, 2020

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 3 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries