On This Day

What Happened on November 15, 2020

Historical Events

  • 84th US Masters Tournament, Augusta National GC: American Dustin Johnson fires record total -20 to win his first Masters title by 5 strokes from Cameron Smith of Australia & South Korean Sungjae Im

Event of interestEvent of Interest

British Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton clinches 4th straight and record equalling 7th F1 World Drivers C'ship by winning Turkish GP at Intercity Istanbul Park, Tuzla

Formula 1 Driver Lewis Hamilton
Formula 1 Driver
Lewis Hamilton

Event of interestEvent of Interest

SpaceX Falcon 9 launches first regular flight to International Space Station with four astronauts, three from NASA, one Japanese

Entrepreneur Elon Musk
Entrepreneur
Elon Musk
  • Treaty establishing world's largest trading bloc between 15 Asian Pacific countries signed at virtual ASEAN meeting

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

US President Donald Trump tweets [Biden] "won because the election was rigged,” while still refusing to concede the election

45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump
46th US President, Vice President and Senator Joe Biden
46th US President, Vice President and Senator
Joe Biden
  • World-record price for a Belgian racing pigeon called New Kim sold for €1.6m (£1.4m) at auction

Famous Deaths

  • Campbell Forsyth, Scottish soccer goalkeeper (4 caps; St Mirren, Kilmarnock, Southampton), dies at 86
  • Ray Clemence MBE, English soccer goalkeeper (England 61 caps, Liverpool, Tottenham), dies from prostate cancer at 72
  • Soumitra Chatterjee, Indian actor, playwright and poet (Satyajit Ray's Apu Trilogy), dies of COVID complications at 85 [1]
2020 Highlights

About November 15, 2020

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 10 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio