71 days before today

Today is December 7th, 2021 (Tuesday), so 71 days before today would be:

September 27th, 2021 (Monday)

Time Zone: America/Denver ((MST), GMT-07:00)

• Day numbers: 270

• Week number: 39

• Leap year: 2021 is not a leap year

• Daylight Saving Time: Yes

• Sunrise time: 06:23 am

• Sunset time: 06:23 pm

• Day length: 11h 59m

• Source: suntoday.org

• Moon Phase: Waning Gibbous

• Illumination: 59%

• Moon Age: 21.23 day(s)

• Source: mooninfo.org

September 27th, 2021 Holidays and National Days

September 27th, in History

2008
Zhai Zhigang becomes the first Chinese to walk in space; he was part of the Shenzhou 7 crew.
2007
NASA launches Dawn probe to explore and study the two larges objects of the asteroid belt, Vesta and Ceres.
2003
European Space Agency launches SMART-1 satellite to orbit the moon.
1996
The Taliban capture Afghanistan’s capital city, Kabul.
1983
Sukhumi massacre: Abkhaz separatist forces and their allies commit widespread atrocities against the civilian population in the USSR state of Georgia.
1979
US Congress approves Department of Education as the 13th agency in the US Cabinet.
1964
The Warren Commission, investigating the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, issues its report, stating its conclusion that Lee Harvey Oswald was the sole gunman.
1956
The U.S. Air Force Bell X-2, the world’s fastest and highest-flying plane, crashes, killing the test pilot.
1950
U.S. Army and Marine troops liberate Seoul, South Korea.
1944
Thousands of British troops are killed as German forces rebuff their massive effort to capture the Arnhem Bridge across the Rhine River in Holland.