On This Day

What Happened on February 4, 2021

Historical Events

  • Denmark approves plans for world's first energy island in the North Sea to provide power to 3 million Europeans
  • First successful face and double hand transplant announced performed on 22 year-old Joe DiMeo in New York
  • International Criminal Court convicts Ugandan Lord’s Resistance Army commander Dominic Ongwen of war crimes and crimes against humanity including forced pregnancy in legal first [1]

Battle of Interest

US President Joe Biden announces an end to US support for the Saudi-led offensive in Yemen's civil war

Famous Deaths

  • Gil Saunders, American soul singer (Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes), dies of lung cancer at 68
  • Nolan Porter, American R&B singer-songwriter ("Keep On Keeping On"), dies at 71
2021 Highlights

About February 4, 2021

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 1 year, 3 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius

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