On This Day

What Happened on November 7, 2020

Historical Events

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Former Vice-President Joe Biden declared the winner of the US Presidential race, four days after the US election, defeating sitting President Donald Trump

46th US President, Vice President and Senator Joe Biden
46th US President, Vice President and Senator
Joe Biden
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump
  • Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees: Depeche Mode; The Doobie Brothers; Whitney Houston; Nine Inch Nails; The Notorious B.I.G.; T-Rex; Jon Landau; and Irving Azoff

Famous Deaths

  • Cándido Camero, Cuban American percussionist (congo drum) and bandleader, dies at 99 [1]
  • Norm Crosby, American comedian and "Master of the Malaprop" (Liar's Club), dies of heart failure at 93
2020 Highlights

About November 7, 2020

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

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio