On This Day

What Happened on January 18, 2021

Historical Events

  • Brazil begins vaccinations for COVID-19 with the world's second-highest death toll at 209,000

Famous Deaths

  • (James Frederick) "Jimmie" Rodgers, American pop singer and guitarist ("Honey Comb" ; “Oh-Oh, I’m Falling In Love Again”), dies of kidney disease at 87 [1]
  • Don Sutton, American Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher (MLB All-Star 1972, 73, 75, 77; MLB ERA leader 1980; LA Dodgers), dies from cancer at 75 [1]
2021 Highlights

About January 18, 2021

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 1 month and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Martin Luther King Jr. Day (United States)

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Capricorn