What happened this day in history May 27, 2011

What are the important events that happened on May 27, 2011? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

May 27, 2011: Facts & Myths About This Day

May 27, 2011 is the 147th day of the year 2011 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 218 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Friday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is May 14, 2011 – a Friday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 362,904 hours has elapsed since midnight of January 1, 1970 – the Unix epoch.

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘hectatetracontaheptagon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Half dollar every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $1,288.00. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Gemini is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Emerald is the modern birthstone for this month. Sapphire is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Rabbit is the mythical animal and Metal is the element for this person if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology.

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Who died on May 27, 2011?

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    Gil Scott-Heron, American poet, musician and author (b. 1949)
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    Jeff Conaway, American actor (b. 1950)
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    Margo Dydek, Polish basketball player (b. 1974)

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