August 27 is the 239th day of the Gregorian calendar. On this day, the first flight of the world's first jet aircraft took place, Moldova became independent from the USSR, and Hurricane Irene hit the U.S. Famous birthdays include Tom Ford, Aaron Paul, and Lyndon B. Johnson. August 27 also marks National Heroes' Day and National Just Because Day.
We have 14 holidays listed for August 27.
International Lottery Day
Lottery. Lotterie. Lotería. No matter what language, people around the world love lottery games!
August Moon Festival
It's the August Moon Festival! Celebrate this magical night that never ends.
Lyndon Baines Johnson Day
We invite you to join us in celebrating the 36th President of the United States.
Moldova Independence Day
Let’s commemorate Moldova’s adoption of the Declaration of Independence!
National Petroleum Day
The impact of petroleum on civilization cannot be underestimated, which is why we celebrate this resource!
National Pots De Creme Day
Satisfy your sweet tooth by celebrating and indulging in this tasty custard dessert.
The Duchess Who Wasn't Day
Let's remember women like Margaret Wolfe Hungerford who worked in obscurity to make their voices heard.
Mario Barrett’s Birthday
Singer, songwriter, actor, dancer, and model — is there anything Mario Barret can’t do?
Lyndon B. Johnson’s Birthday
The contributions of this politician to the United States cannot be overstated.
Calvin Millan’s Birthday
Join us as we celebrate the talented actor and his life on his birthday.