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September 27: Facts & Historical Events On This Day

Facts & Historic Events That Happened on September 27

September 27th is officially Crush a Can Day & Tourist Day.

We’d like to welcome you to the 270th day of the year, with only 95 days left of this year.

People who were born on this day all share the Libra zodiac sign.

Here you’re going to learn some interesting facts about this day, as well as the important, weird and wonderful events that happened on September 27th throughout history.

Did you know that on this day in 1908, the first Ford Model T car was assembled? It was produced in the Piquette car manufacturing plant in Detroit, US.

Keep reading for more facts about September 27th in history!

What Happened On September 27 In History?

2015

A total lunar eclipse happened and was visible on this day in the evening from the Americas.

2013

New Zealand singer Lorde released her debut album “Pure Heroine.”

Europe, Africa and the Middle East were able to see it on September 28 in the morning.
1985

Hurricane Gloria finally dissipated after ripping through North Eastern US since September 16.

OTD in 1985: Hurricane Gloria finally dissipated after ripping through North Eastern US since September 16.
The hurricane reached a peak 145 minutes per hour. 14 people lost their lives and there was $900 million USD (1985) damage.
1979

Elton John collapsed on stage when performing at the Hollywood Universal Amphitheater.

Elton had been suffering from flu. Emergency services revived him and gave oxygen and within just ten minutes, amazingly, he got back on stage and finished his performance.
1973

Barbra Streisand released her single “The Way We Were.”

1908

The first Ford Model T car was assembled.

OTD in 1908: The first Ford Model T car was assembled.
Only 1,000 of these early Model T's were produced.
1825

Locomotion No. 1 became the first passenger carrying steam powered locomotive and was driven by George and Stephenson.

1779

John Adams was selected to negotiate a peace treaty of commerce with Great Britain following the Revolutionary war.

1540

The Society of Jesus was founded on this day by Ignatius of Loyola alongside six companions.

1066

William the Conqueror set sail for England landing on the coast and marched to Hastings.

Did you know that on this day, September 27th 1908, the first Ford Model T car was assembled?