On This Day

What Happened on November 1, 2020

Historical Events

  • Gunmen kill at least 32 people, set fire to homes in Oromia state, Ethiopia, in attack blamed on rebel Oromo Liberation Army
  • Slovakia completes testing two-thirds of its population for COVID-19 using quick antigen tests, 1.06% test positive out of 3.625 million
  • Super typhoon Goni makes landfall on Catanduanes island, Philippines, leaving at least 16 dead and 370,000 people displaced

Famous Deaths

  • Billy Tubbs, American college basketball coach (Southwestern Uni, Lamar Uni, Uni of Oklahoma, Texas Christian Uni), dies from leukemia at 85
2020 Highlights

About November 1, 2020

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 10 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio