On This Day

What Happened on September 21, 2018

Historical Events

  • Fossil of Dickinsonia, “the Holy Grail of palaeontology” proven to be oldest known animal fossil, 558 million years old from White Sea, Russia

Famous Deaths

  • José Luis de Delás, Spanish composer and conductor, dies at 90
  • Katherine Hoover, American flautist, composer (Eleni: A Greek Tragedy), teacher, and conductor, dies at 80
2018 Highlights

About September 21, 2018

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 3 years, 4 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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