On This Day

What Happened on October 21, 2018

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

Famous Deaths

  • Robert Faurisson, British-born French academic, dies at 89
2018 Highlights

About October 21, 2018

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 2 years, 9 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra