On This Day

What Happened on November 12, 2020

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President-elect Joe Biden announces Ron Klain will be his White House Chief of Staff

46th US President, Vice President and Senator Joe Biden
46th US President, Vice President and Senator
Joe Biden

Famous Deaths

  • Albert Quixall, English soccer inside-forward (5 caps; Sheffield Wednesday, Manchester United), dies at 87
  • Jerry Rawlings, Ghanaian Head of State (1981-93) and President of Ghana (1993-2001), dies at 73
  • Krasnodar Rora, Croatian soccer midfielder (5 caps Yugoslavia; Dinamo Zagreb, Standard Liège) and manager (Šibenik), dies at 75
  • Masatoshi Koshiba, Japanese physicist (2002 Nobel Prize for Physics for neutrinos), dies at 94 [1]
2020 Highlights

About November 12, 2020

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

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio