On This Day

What Happened on March 21, 2020

Historical Events

  • Italy records record daily death toll of 793 for COVID-19 as the worldwide death tolls surpasses 12,000 with 299,000 known infections (Johns Hopkins figures)

Famous Deaths

  • Lorenzo Sanz, Spanish businessman and football executive (president Real Madrid 1995-2000; owner M├ílaga CF), dies from COVID-19 at 76
  • Ted Graham, Lord Graham of Edmonton, English politician, House of Lords (chief opposition whip), dies at 94
2020 Highlights

About March 21, 2020

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 2 years, 3 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: The Box - Roddy Ricch
  • UK #1 Song: Roses - Saint Jhn