On This Day

What Happened on November 22, 2020

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

24 year old Russian Daniil Medvedev wins ATP World Tour Finals tennis title beating Dominic Thiem of Austria 4-6, 7-6 (7-2), 6-4 in London

Tennis Player Dominic Thiem
Tennis Player
Dominic Thiem

BattleBattle of Interest

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed gives Tigrayan forces 72 hours to surrender before the military begins offensive on regional capital of Mekelle

Prime Minister of Ethiopia Abiy Ahmed
Prime Minister of Ethiopia
Abiy Ahmed
  • G20 virtual two-day summit ends with pledge to ensure affordable access to vaccines for all

Famous Deaths

  • Doris de Agostini-Rossetti, Swiss alpine skier (Downhill World Cup 1982/1983), dies at 62
  • Maurice Setters, English soccer wing half (West Bromwich Albion, Manchester United, Stoke City) and manager (Doncaster Rovers), dies from Alzheimer's disease at 83
  • Ray Prosser, Welsh rugby union prop (22 caps Wales, 1 British & Irish Lions; Pontypool) and coach (Pontypool RFC 1969-87), dies at 93
2020 Highlights

About November 22, 2020

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 9 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Sagittarius