August 27, 2020: Facts, Holidays & History

Thursday, August 27, 2020, was 1 year and 1 month ago. It was the 240th day and 8th month of the year in the Georgian calendar. It’s the 88th day of Summer and there are 5 days left till Fall (autumn). August 27, 2020 zodiac sign is Virgo. On this day, Donald J. Trump (Republican) was the president of the United States and the world population was approximately 7.82 billion, according to census.gov.

Below is everything you need to know about August 27, 2020, including popular events in history, top news headlines, US stock market results, social trends, and what was popular in entertainment. We’ll also look at August 27 zodiac details, day facts, and more ⤵

Day index 240th day of the year
Day of week 35th Thursday of 2020
Week index 35th week of 2020
Season 88th day of Summer
Generation Generation Z
Zodiac Sign Virgo ♍
Chinese Zodiac Rat
Ruling Planet Mercury
Numerology 3
August Birthstone Peridot and Sardonyx
August Birth flower Gladiolus

We are using US standard week number calculations.

Fun fact: Here is how to write August 27, 2020, in Roman numerals: MMXX (month-day, year)

August 27th zodiac sign

The zodiac sign for August 27 is Virgo ♍. Virgo's strengths are: loyal, analytical, kind, and practical. While the weaknesses are: shyness, all work, and no play. Mercury is the ruling planet of Virgo.

Top news headlines from August 27, 2020

Here is what happened on this day.

Popular topics that trended on the web and social media on August 27th:

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August 27th events in history

Below are some important historical events that happened on August 27.

1979 – The Earl Mountbatten of Burma, cousin of Queen Elizabeth II and last Viceroy of India, is killed along with three companions, two of them children by the IRA when his boat is blown up near Sligo, Ireland.

1883 – Krakatoa volcano, west of Java in Indonesia, erupts with a force of 1,300 megatons and kills approximately 40,000 people.

1789 – French National Assembly issues "Declaration of Rights of Man & Citizen".

Stock markets on August 27, 2020

Did you know: At the age of 56, Jeff Bezos was the richest person in the world in 2020 with $113 billion fortune, followed by Bill Gates with $98 billion, according to Forbes.

August 27, 2020 US Holidays

Holidays on this day:

Popular Tweets on Aug 27, 2020

Here are popular and most liked tweets on this day in United States:


August 27, 2020 in Music

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August 27 calendar

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What is Numerology and life path number?
August 27, 2020 life path number is 3. Numerologists believe that we have all had previous lifetimes. Each number from 1-9 holds a vibration and each vibration produces a predictable characteristic or outcome around it. Life Path 3 is thought to be with a natural gift for gab and overflow of charisma. You have a natural gift for creativity, you are well aware of your talent, and liven up any room without even trying.


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