On This Day

What Happened on September 21, 2001

Historical Events

  • AZF chemical plant explodes in Toulouse, France, killing 29 people
  • Deep Space 1 flies within 2,200 km of Comet Borrelly.
  • University of Roorkee, becomes India's 7th Indian Institute of Technology, rechristened as IIT Roorkee
2001 Highlights

About September 21, 2001

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 2 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Virgo