On This Day

What Happened on October 22, 2020

Historical Events

  • Goldman Sachs agrees to pay record $3 billion to end probe into its role in 1MDB corruption scandal to regulators in the US, UK, Hong Kong, Singapore and Malaysia
  • The National Hockey League announces the annual NHL All Star Game and the NHL All-Star Skills Competition would be postponed to no earlier than 2022 due to the COVID-19 pandemic

Famous Deaths

  • Derek Quinn, British guitarist (Freddie and the Dreamers - "I'm Telling You Now"), dies at 68
  • Matt Blair, American football linebacker (6 × Pro Bowl 1977–82; First-team All-Pro 1980; Minnesota Vikings), dies from dementia complications at 70
2020 Highlights

About October 22, 2020

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? and 11 months
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Libra