On This Day

What Happened on September 14, 2020

Historical Events

  • Astronomers report possible sign of life on Venus, after detecting phosphine in planets's atmosphere by telescope
  • Israel becomes the 1st country to announce a second national lockdown due to COVID-19, for 3 weeks
  • Jakarta, Indonesia's biggest city of 10 million, imposes widespread restrictions again, amid warnings the healthcare system is on the verge of collapse
  • WHO reports largest-ever one-day COVID-19 case rise of 307,930, daily death toll of 5,500, overall death total is 917,417

Famous Deaths

  • André Guesdon, French soccer defender (Monaco, Nice) and manager (Viry-Châtillon, Angers, Brest), dies at 71
2020 Highlights

About September 14, 2020

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo