Go to Wikipedia and look up your birth day (excluding the year). List three interesting facts, two births, and one death in your journal, including the year.
For August 27th
1883 - Krakatoa erupts. It is one of the most violent volcanic events in modern times.
1939 - First jet aircraft flight
2003 - Mars makes its closest approach to Earth in nearly 60,000 years, passing approximately 34,646,416 miles (55,758,006 kilometers) from Earth.
1407 - Ashikaga Yoshikazu, Japanese shogun (d. 1425)
1890 - Man Ray, photographer and artist (d. 1976)
1910 - Mother Teresa, Albanian missionary and humanitarian, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize (d. 1997)
1577 - Titian, Italian artist
1963 - W.E.B. DuBois, American civil rights activist and scholar (b. 1868)