On This Day

What Happened on February 9, 2021

Historical Events

  • United Arab Emirates is the fifth entity to successfully orbit a probe around Mars, as probe Hope begins to study the planet's atmosphere.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US Senate Impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump begins in Washington D.C.

45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump
  • WHO team investigating origin of COVID-19 in Wuhan say it is "extremely unlikely" that it leaked from a local research lab [1]

Famous Deaths

  • Armando "Chick" Corea, American jazz-fusion pianist and composer; 23 time Grammy winner (Return To Forever, Delhpi I, Toy Dance), dies of cancer at 79 [1]
2021 Highlights

About February 9, 2021

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 27 days
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius