27th of February, 1933

The 27th of February, 1933, fell on a Monday. Day 58 of 1933. Decade: 1930s.

87 years, 1 months and 4 days have passed since the 27th of February, 1933.

On This Date

Events that occurred on the 27th of February, 1933:

  • The Reichstag building in Berlin is set on fire.

News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 27th of February, 1933.

  • The Great Depression

    A severe worldwide economic depression occurs throughout the 1930s.

Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 87 years, 1 months and 4 days have passed since the 27th of February, 1933.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 09 of 1933.
  • Leap Year: 1933 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 27th of February, 1933, will be 87 years of age.
  • People born in 1933 belong to the "Silent Generation" generation.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 27th of February, 1933, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1933 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 27th of February, 1933 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of February will have the birthstone Amethyst.

1933 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1933.

"Looney Tunes"

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 27th of February:

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Herbert Clark Hoover was the President of the United States on the 27th of February, 1933.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 27th of February, 1933 was probably conceived around the 20th of May, 1932. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 27th of February, 1933 is the 7th of December, 1933. (Rough Estimate).

27th of February

Events that have occurred on the 27th of February:

  • 27th of February, 1968: American singer Frankie Lymon dies of a heroin overdose at the age of 25.
  • 27th of February, 1982: Wayne Williams is convicted for his role in the Atlanta murders of 1979-81.
  • 27th of February, 1997: Divorce becomes legal in the Republic of Ireland.
  • 27th of February, 2015: Star Trek actor Leonard Nimoy passes away.
  • 27th of February, 2015: Season 3 of House of Cards is released on Netflix.
  • 27th of February, 2015: Rock singer Gary Glitter is sentenced to 16 years in prison for attempted rape and indecent assault.
  • 27th of February, 1985: Actor David Huffman is stabbed to death by a suspected burglar in San Diego, California.
  • 27th of February, 1987: Some Kind of Wonderful (1987) is released in movie theaters.
  • 27th of February, 1991: U.S. President George H. W. Bush formally declares that Kuwait has been liberated.
  • 27th of February, 2002: 59 Hindu pilgrims are killed after a fire breaks out on a train near Godhra railway station in Gujarat, India.
  • 27th of February, 2010: Football: Wayne Bridge refuses to shake John Terry's hand amid claims that Terry had an affair with his ex-girlfriend Vanessa Perroncel.
  • 27th of February, 2010: The single "We No Speak Americano" is released by Yolanda Be Cool and DCUP.
  • 27th of February, 2011: The 83rd Academy Awards are held at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles. Best Actor: Colin Firth (The King's Speech). Best Actress: Natalie Portman (Black Swan).
  • 27th of February, 2017: Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty announce the wrong winner at the 2017 Academy Awards.

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 27th of February, 1933.

  • 31,810 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,748,380,400 seconds have passed since the 27th of February, 1933.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 3,206,443,800 times.
  • Since the 27th of February, 1933, earth has travelled approximately 1,418,164,286,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 458,063,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 236,360,714 steps. That's about 105,049 miles!
  • Since this date, 32,980,565 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!


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