On This Day

What Happened on October 21, 2018

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Julia Louis-Dreyfus is presented with the Mark Twain Prize, comedy's top honor, at a ceremony in New York

Seinfeld Comedienne Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Seinfeld Comedienne
Julia Louis-Dreyfus
  • Sectarian fighting between Muslim and Christian youths kill 55 at Kasuwan Magani, Nigeria
  • Train derails in Yilan County, Taiwan, killing 18 and injuring 178