On This Day

What Happened on December 21, 2020

Historical Events

  • Governor of California Gavin Newson says there are now no intensive care beds left in Southern California or the San Joaquin valley
  • United States attorney general announces charges against Libyan Abu Agela Mas’ud Kheir Al-Marimi, accusing him of involvement in constructing the bomb that destroyed Pan Am 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland, on the 32nd anniversary of the disaster
  • US begins vaccinating for COVID-19 using the Moderna vaccine

COVID-19 Pandemic

US President-elect Joe Biden receives the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine live on TV


Famous Deaths

  • K. T. Oslin, American country singer (80's Ladies), dies at 78 [1]
  • Kevin Greene, American Pro Football Hall of Fame linebacker (5 x Pro Bowl; First-team All-Pro 1989, 94, 96; LA Rams, Pittsburgh Steelers, Carolina Panthers), dies at 58
2020 Highlights

About December 21, 2020

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 1 year, 1 month and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Sagittarius