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February 27th, 2015.

February 27th, 2015, was a Friday. It was day 58 of 2015. The decade was the 2010s.

6 years, 5 months and 4 days have passed since February 27th, 2015.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Pisces.

On this day.

What happened on February 27th, 2015?

  • Star Trek actor Leonard Nimoy passes away.
  • Rock singer Gary Glitter is sentenced to 16 years in prison for attempted rape and indecent assault.

Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on February 27th, 2015.

  • United States: Uptown Funk - Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars
  • United Kingdom: Love Me like You Do - Ellie Goulding
Play the top hits from 2015.
A Spotify playlist of hit songs from 2015. Take a trip back to the peak days of Mark Ronson, Ed Sheeran, Justin Bieber, Major Lazer and Ellie Goulding.
Fifty Shades of Grey

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "Fifty Shades of Grey" was at the top of the box office on February 27th, 2015.

Take me back to February 27th, 2015!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is February 27th, 2015 and it's a Friday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Pisces. Currently, people have "that Friday feeling" and are looking forward to the weekend.

In America, the song Uptown Funk by Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Love Me like You Do by Ellie Goulding is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Fifty Shades of Grey is at the top of the Box Office.

In the United Kingdom, David Cameron is the current Prime Minister. A social networking website called Vine is extremely popular at the moment. It's 2015, so the music charts are being dominated by the likes of OMI, Bruno Mars, Ellie Goulding, Adele, Justin Bieber and Hozier.

In Ireland, the trial of architect Graham Dwyer for the murder of Elaine O'Hara is currently receiving widespread media attention. The 2015 Cricket World Cup is taking place in Australia and New Zealand. Eddie Redmayne has just won the Academy Award for Best Actor for his role of Stephen Hawking in the movie The Theory of Everything.

Pop star Madonna is in the news after falling off stage while performing at the 2015 Brit Awards. A photograph of "The Dress" has become a viral Internet sensation as people argue over whether the dress is colored "black and blue" or "white and gold". Star Trek actor Leonard Nimoy has passed away at the age of 83.

Disgraced rock singer Gary Glitter has just been sentenced to 16 years in prison for attempted rape and indecent assault. On Netflix, season three of House of Cards has just been released. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Bones", "Suits", "American Horror Story" and "Jane the Virgin".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Titanfall", "Watchdogs", "Far Cry 4" and "Dying Light". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Lab Rats: Bionic Island", "Dog with a Blog", "Every Witch Way" and "Sheriff Callie's Wild West". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as the Furby Boom, the PlayStation 4, the Xbox One and Frozen toys.

News topics, fads & culture.

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on February 27th, 2015.

  • "Uptown Funk"

    "Uptown Funk"

    The song "Uptown Funk" by Mark Ronson (featuring Bruno Mars) won a Grammy for 2015's Record of the Year.

  • 2015 in music.

    2015 in music.

    Popular music artists in 2015 included Ellie Goulding, The Weeknd, Fetty Wap, Wiz Khalifa, Walk the Moon, Jason Derulo, Ed Sheeran, Selena Gomez, Justin Bieber, Drake, Shawn Mendes, Adele and Omi.

  • Who were the best NBA players in 2015?

    Who were the best NBA players in 2015?

    The best NBA players in 2015 were Stephen Curry, LeBron James, Anthony Davis, Marc Gasol and James Harden.

  • European Migrant Crisis.

    European Migrant Crisis.

    Throughout 2015, there was a lot of media focus on the rising number of refugees and migrants that were attempting to enter Europe.

  • Angela Merkel.

    Angela Merkel.

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel was named as the Time Person of the Year for 2015.

  • Michelle Keegan.

    Michelle Keegan.

    English actress Michelle Keegan was named as FHM's sexiest woman in 2015.

  • Who were the best football players in 2015?

    Who were the best football players in 2015?

    In 2015, the best soccer players were Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar, Robert Lewandowski, Luis Suárez, Thomas Müller, Manuel Neuer, Eden Hazard, Andrés Iniesta and Alexis Sánchez.

  • 2015 in movies.

    2015 in movies.

    Popular movies in 2015 included Room, The Revenant, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Jurassic World, Furious 7, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Minions, Magic Mike XXL, Spectre, Inside Out, Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2, Mad Max: Fury Road, Sicario and The Martian.

  • Spotlight.

    Spotlight.

    The movie "Spotlight" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2015.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 6 years, 5 months and 4 days have passed since February 27th, 2015.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 09 of 2015.
  • Leap Year: 2015 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on February 27th, 2015, will be 6 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 2015 belong to the Generation Z generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1424995200.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around February 27th, 2015.

  • January 29th, 2015: Death Row founder Suge Knight crashes his car into two men and kills Heavyweight Records co-founder Terry Carter.
  • January 31st, 2015: Australia defeat South Korea 2-1 to win the 2015 AFC Asian Cup.
  • February 1st, 2015: Super Bowl XLIX occurs at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Arizona: The New England Patriots defeat the Seattle Seahawks and Katy Perry performs at the halftime show.
  • February 2nd, 2015: Rapper "The Jacka" is shot dead in Oakland, California.
  • February 3rd, 2015: Bob Dylan releases his album "Shadows in the Night".
  • February 3rd, 2015: Actor Johnny Depp and actress Amber Heard are married in the Bahamas.
  • February 3rd, 2015: The song "King" is released by British trio Years & Years.
  • February 6th, 2015: The 2015 Six Nations Rugby Championship begins.
  • February 6th, 2015: The film "SpongeBob: Sponge Out of Water" is released in movie theaters.
  • February 8th, 2015: The Ivory Coast win the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations after defeating Ghana 9-8 on penalties.
  • February 8th, 2015: The first episode of "Better Call Saul" is aired.
  • February 13th, 2015: The film "Fifty Shades of Grey" is released in movie theaters.
  • February 14th, 2015: The 2015 Cricket World Cup begins in Australia and New Zealand.
  • February 17th, 2015: Resident Evil: Revelations 2 is released.
  • February 17th, 2015: Total War: Attila is released.
  • February 19th, 2015: The final episode of "Two and a Half Men" is aired.
  • February 22nd, 2015: Eddie Redmayne wins the Academy Award for Best Actor for his role of Stephen Hawking in the movie The Theory of Everything.
  • February 22nd, 2015: Brie Larson wins the Academy Award for Best Actress for her role as Joy Newsome in the movie Room.
  • February 26th, 2015: The dress: A picture of a white and gold dress became an Internet sensation on this date.
  • This date: February 27th, 2015
  • March 1st, 2015: Soccer: Chelsea win the 2015 League Cup final after beating Tottenham Hotspur 2-0.
  • March 2nd, 2015: Sunderland winger Adam Johnson is arrested on suspicion of engaging in sexual activity with a 15-year-old girl.
  • March 10th, 2015: Madonna releases her album "Rebel Heart".
  • March 10th, 2015: It is reported that Jeremy Clarkson has been suspended from Top Gear after a "fracas" with one of the show's producers.
  • March 12th, 2015: American chef Cristie Schoen and her husband J.T. Codd are murdered in Leicester, North Carolina.
  • March 12th, 2015: The investment app Robinhood is launched.
  • March 12th, 2015: The jihadist group ISIS annexes Boko Haram.
  • March 12th, 2015: Author Terry Pratchett passes away.
  • March 17th, 2015: The movie "Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension" is released.
  • March 17th, 2015: Battlefield Hardline is released.
  • March 17th, 2015: The video game Final Fantasy Type-0 is released.
  • March 20th, 2015: The last episode of the musical TV series "Glee" is aired.
  • March 20th, 2015: Former Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Fraser passes away at the age of 84.
  • March 23rd, 2015: British singer Lil' Chris commits suicide at the age of 24.
  • March 24th, 2015: 150 people lose their lives after a co-pilot on Germanwings Flight 9525 deliberately crashes the aircraft into the French Alps.
  • March 25th, 2015: It is announced that Zayn Malik has left One Direction.
  • March 25th, 2015: Jeremy Clarkson is sacked by the BBC.
  • March 26th, 2015: Video streaming app Periscope is launched.
  • March 27th, 2015: Irish crime: Graham Dwyer is convicted of the murder of Elaine O'Hara.
  • March 29th, 2015: Wrestlemania 31: Seth Rollins cashes in his Money in the Bank contract before defeating Brock Lesnar and Roman Reigns for the WWE Championship.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on February 27th, 2015, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Aquarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2015 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 1.
  • Native American Zodiac: February 27th, 2015 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of February will have the birthstone Amethyst.
  • Birth flower (February): The Violet and the Primrose.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

  • Better Call Saul - Breaking Bad spin-off.
  • Jane the Virgin - Romantic drama-comedy series.
  • Power - Crime drama.
  • Rick and Morty - Adult animated Sci-Fi sitcom.
  • Peaky Blinders - British crime series that is set in the 19th century.
  • Orange Is the New Black - American comedy-drama about a federal prison.
  • House of Cards - Political thriller.
  • Black Mirror - Dystopian Sci-Fi series.
  • American Horror Story - Anthology horror series.
  • Homeland - Spy thriller about CIA operative Carrie Mathison.
  • Suits - Legal drama television series.
  • Game of Thrones - Fantasy drama series.
  • The Walking Dead - Post-apocalyptic horror series with zombies.
  • Modern Family - Mockumentary family sitcom.
  • Community - Sitcom that is set at a community college.
  • The Vampire Diaries - Supernatural teen drama.
  • Glee - Musical TV series.
  • RuPaul's Drag Race - Reality competition series.
  • Bones - Crime comedy-drama TV series.
  • Prison Break - TV serial drama about how one man must save his falsely-accused brother from a death sentence.

Kid's TV shows on February 27th, 2015.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired on this date in 2015.

  • Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn
  • Henry Danger
  • Girl Meets World
  • Sheriff Callie's Wild West
  • Every Witch Way
  • Paw Patrol
  • Dog with a Blog
  • Doc McStuffins
  • Lab Rats: Bionic Island
  • Austin & Ally
  • Jessie
  • Jake and the Never Land Pirates
  • Team Umizoomi
  • Glee
  • Phineas and Ferb
  • Curious George
  • Mickey Mouse Clubhouse
  • The Fairly OddParents
  • Dora the Explorer

Popular toys and games in 2015.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 2015.

  • Frozen toys
  • The Xbox One
  • The PlayStation 4
  • The Furby Boom

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

  • Dying Light - Open world first person survival horror game.
  • Far Cry 4 - First-person shooter game.
  • Assassin's Creed: Unity - Action-adventure game.
  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare - FPS game.
  • Alien: Isolation - Survival horror game.
  • Destiny - Online FPS game.
  • Watchdogs - Action-adventure game developed by Ubisoft Montreal.
  • Titanfall - FPS game developed by Respawn Entertainment.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and other notable people who were born on February 27th.

Elizabeth Taylor

Actress. Deceased
Born on February 27th, 1932
She was not alive on this date.

Peter Andre

Singer.
Born on February 27th, 1973
He turned 42 on this day in 2015.

US President.

Barack Obama was the President of the United States on February 27th, 2015.

UK Prime Minister.

David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on February 27th, 2015.

Irish Taoiseach.

Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on February 27th, 2015 was most likely conceived around the 20th of May, 2014.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on February 27th, 2015 is close to the 7th of December, 2015.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about February 27th, 2015.

  • A total of 2,347 days have passed since this date.
  • 335 weeks have passed.
  • 202,777,200 seconds have passed since the February 27th, 2015.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 236,573,400 times.
  • Since February 27th, 2015, the earth has travelled approximately 104,633,035,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 33,796,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 17,438,839 steps. That's about 7,751 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,433,326 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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