Friday, January 23, 2015


27 is a perfect cube.

Julie Andrews was 27 when she starred in Mary Poppins

27 is the atomic number of cobalt.

Carlton Fisk wore number 27 when he played for the Red Sox.

27% of Earth is covered in land.

There are 27 signs of the zodiac in Indian astrology.

27 is the number of bones in the human hand.

Florida was the 27th state to enter the Union.

There are 27 amino acids in the digestive enzyme secretin.

Katherine Heigl starred in the romantic comedy "27 Dresses"

Dave Matthews Band has a song called "27"

There are 27 countries in the European Union.

Easter Island lies on the 27th parallel.

William Howard Taft was the 27th president.

The sun rotates on its axis every 27 days. 

There are 27 outs in a regulation baseball game.

It takes 27 days for a human cell to regrow.

There are 27 pieces in a Rubik's Cube.

The USA was created in the 27th week of the year.

27 is the international country code to dial into South Africa.

There are 27 letters in the Hebrew alphabet.

In the year 27 AD the Arc of Triumph was built. 

27 was Abbe Faria's prisoner number in The Count of Monte Cristo

An A-27 is an American attack plane.

27 is the number of moons that planet Uranus has.

There are currently 27 Amendments to the Constitution.

A tennis court is 27 feet wide.

27 is the only positive integer that is 3 times the sum of its digits.
Here I am, on my last day of being 26. Tomorrow I'll be 27.

I'm actually pretty ready to start my next trip around the sun. It's kind of fun to have a January birthday, since I have the whole calendar year ahead of me, the calendar year and the year of Tamar.

26 was a pretty busy and exciting year. I stomached some changes, enjoyed lots of adventures, and experienced tons of growth.

27 can only be better and I'm pretty excited to see what this year will hold.

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19 thoughts on the matter:

Stephanie Robinson said... {Reply}

Fun post - happy birthday! #weekendbloghop

Buckeroomama said... {Reply}

So many interesting facts about 27! Wishing you a wonderful year ahead, Tamar --one filled with blessings galore.

Linda Kay said... {Reply}

I had no idea there were so many ways to connect to the number 27! Have a wonderful birthday, Tamar...hope someone is baking you a cake.

Maureen @ Josephina Ballerina said... {Reply}

And, actually, tomorrow will be the 28th time you were here on a January 24th, if you count the actual day you emerged into the world as "1" and not zero!
HApEE bIRday xxxooooo, jOsAFEEn !!!!!!!
and me, too.

Dara @ Not In Jersey said... {Reply}

happy birthday!!

Leovi Leovi said... {Reply}

Wonderful photos that sweet baby!

Gina Kleinworth said... {Reply}

Well that is pretty exciting!!! A very Happy (early) birthday to you! 27 is a GREAT age. It's going to be a fabulous year!

Liz said... {Reply}

A great list of 27's.
Happy 27th birthday to you!

Nicki said... {Reply}

Why you're just a babe in the whole scheme of things. Happy Birthday 27 and Happy Adios to 26. 27 is a great age, nearly just right (not too young, not too old).

The Artful Diva said... {Reply}

well there you go - tomorrow you will be officially perfect. (Between you and me, I already considered you perfect :-) )

Carol Blackburn said... {Reply}

Wow, so many facts.....but the best one is we all get to wish you a very Happy Birthday.

Kim Stevens said... {Reply}

And a Happy Birthday to you tomorrow!! Who knew that 27 was such an interesting number, can't help but think it may be your best. one. yet! :)

Rebecca said... {Reply}

Happy Birthday! I had my first child at 27.

Patrick weseman said... {Reply}

I found this blog in a blog hop and we share the same birthday. I am lot older. I will be 46. This cool.

Happy Birthday and I had my daughter at 27.

Kathy McB said... {Reply}

Happy birthday! I had my 27 year old daughter when I was 27

Anonymous said... {Reply}

Happy birthday and blessings to you in the next year!

Jackie said... {Reply}

Clever way to celebrate your 27th birthday, looking at all the interesting 27's that abound. It's been a long time since I've seen 27. Enjoy your journey.

Anita Johnson said... {Reply}

I became a mom at 27. So did my mom, sister and now 2 daughter in laws. We laughed when we realized that. Even without that part of it, I have always liked the number 27. Great facts. HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU!

Shoshanah said... {Reply}

Hope you had a very happy birthday!!