On This Day

What Happened on November 18, 2020

Historical Events

  • Floods and landslides effect more than 3 million people, killing at least 70 in wake of Typhoon Vamco in Cagayan Province, Philippines

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Michael B. Jordan named "Sexiest Man Alive" by People Magazine

  • Thailand's parliament agrees to reforms, but not to the monarchy, after massive public protests were met by tear gas and water canons
  • US COVID-19 death toll passes 250,000, recorded cases at 11.5 million, hospitalizations at 76,830 amid a country-wide surge

Famous Deaths

  • Adam Musiał, Polish soccer defender (34 caps; Wisła Kraków) and manager (Wisła Kraków, Lechia Gdańsk, Stal Stalowa Wola), dies at 71
  • Pim Doesburg, Dutch soccer goalkeeper (8 caps; Eredivisie record 687 games; Sparta, PSV), dies at 77
2020 Highlights

About November 18, 2020

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 10 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio