On This Day

What Happened on August 24, 2020

Historical Events

  • First documented case of a person being re-infected with COVID-19 a second time, a Hong Kong man four months after first infection

Famous Deaths

  • Paul Wolfisberg, Swiss soccer forward (FC Luzern) and coach (Switzerland 1981-85), dies at 87
  • Tony Colton [Chalk], British singer-songwriter, and record producer (Head, Hands, and Feet), dies of kidney failure at 68
2020 Highlights

About August 24, 2020

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 11 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo