On This Day

What Happened on October 27, 2020

Historical Events

  • A record 69.5 million Americans have already voted, a week before election day, 50.4% of 2016 total vote [1]
  • Leader of the Nxivm sex cult Keith Raniere sentenced to 120 years in prison for sex trafficking, racketeering, fraud and other crimes
  • Organizers of 96th East-West Shrine Bowl college football all-star game, benefiting Shriners Hospitals for Children, announce cancellation of game scheduled for January 23, 2021, in St. Petersburg, Florida, due to COVID-19 issues. The
  • US Senate confirms Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court sealing a conservative majority
  • WHO confirms Europe is in the midst of a 2nd COVID-19 wave with cases rising rapidly, 30% in a week, deaths rising 40%
  • World Series Baseball: LA Dodgers beat Tampa Bay Rays, 3-1 in Game 6 at Globe Life Field, Arlington to win first title in 32 years; MVP: Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager
2020 Highlights

About October 27, 2020

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 10 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio