What Happened on November 1, 2021

Historical Events

  • Global death toll from COVID-19 passes 5 million according to Johns Hopkins, with estimates the true toll is at least twice as high [1]
  • Novavax COVID-19 vaccine receives its first emergency use authorization in Indonesia. The first protein-based covid vaccine. [1]

Famous Deaths

  • Aaron Beck, American psychiatrist (father of cognitive behavioural therapy), dies at 100 [1]
  • Alan Igglesden, English cricket fast bowler (3 Tests, 6 wickets; 4 ODIs; Kent CCC), dies from complications of a brain tumour at 57
  • Nelson Freire, Brazilian classical pianist, dies at 77
  • Pat Martino [Azzara], American jazz guitarist (DownBeat Guitar Player of the Year, 2004), dies of chronic respiratory disorder at 77

About November 1, 2021

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 1 year, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Scorpio

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Easy On Me - Adele
  • UK #1 Song: Easy On Me - Adele