This Day in History on 27 January

The historical events hold a lot of value for aspirants who are sitting for UPSC competitive exams including that of the IAS Exam.

On this page, we will list all historical events that have occurred on 27 January. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.

Important Days

International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Important Events

1825 – The U.S. Congress approves Indian Territory (in what is present-day Oklahoma), clearing the way for forced relocation of the Eastern Indians on the “Trail of Tears”.

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1886 – Radhabinod Pal, Indian academic and jurist (d. 1967)

1928 – Michael Craig, Indian-English actor and screenwriter

Death/ Death Anniversary

2009 – R. Venkataraman, Indian lawyer and politician, 8th President of India (b. 1910)

Futher Reading

Month-wise This Day in History