#TodayInHistory: Explore The World Today – It’s World Tourism Day!
A walk down memory lane this day September 27:
2003 – Actress Halle Berry announces her separation from second husband, R&B singer Eric Benet
1961 – Sierra Leone joins the United Nations.
2009 – Businesswoman and TV personality Khloe Kardashian (28) weds NBA basketball forward Lamar Odom (32) in Beverly Hills, California
2014 – Actor George Clooney (53) weds lawyer Amal Alamuddin (36) at the seven-star Aman Canal Grande hotel in Venice, Italy.
Google celebrates 18th birthday amid some confusion over the correct date. Since 2006, it has celebrated its birthday on September 27, but the year before that, had it as September 26.
2003 – NigeriaSat-1, Nigeria’s first satellite was launched into orbit as an earth observation satellite..
World Tourism Day – It aims at global tourism, to foster awareness among the international community of the importance of tourism and its values
Today in history September 27