On this day
Louis Vuitton Passes.
On February 27th 1892, French designer Louis Vuitton passed away at the age of 70. He founded his luxury brand in 1854 and was known for his iconic monogram design and creation of the flat-topped trunk, which revolutionized the way people traveled. Today, Louis Vuitton is one of the world's most valuable luxury brands and continues to be a leading force in the fashion industry.
The 22nd Amendment came into force.
This amendment was in response to the unprecedented third term of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, and was intended to prevent any future President from accumulating too much power and becoming a de facto dictator.
On this day in 2020, scientists recorded the largest explosion in the universe! The explosion which took place 390 million light-years away in the Ophiuchus galaxy cluster released an immense amount of energy, providing insight into the behavior of matter and energy in the vast universe.
Special Days Falling on February 27thFebruary 27th is a great day to celebrate multiple holidays. These are our top picks today!
National Anosmia day
Anosmia Awareness Day on February 27th was founded in 2012 by Daniel Schein, and sheds light on the condition of not having a sense of smell. Anosmia can be caused by upper respiratory infections, sinus/nasal diseases, and other long-term or permanent factors. The loss of the sense of smell can greatly impact memories and emotions, and even affect the enjoyment of food and the ability to detect danger.
Pokemon Day is an annual celebration of the launch of the Pokemon franchise in Japan on February 27, 1996! On this day, Pokemon fans come together to play games, collect merchandise, and attend events. Pokemon is one of the biggest video game franchises in the world, with currently over 120 games, not to mention tv shows, and movies!
International Polar Bear day
This fantastic celebration of our favorite chilly beasts is observed on February 27th to raise widespread awareness about polar bear conservation - as well as to highlight the impact of global warming as it eats away at their habitats.