What Happened on November 26, 2021

Historical Events

  • WHO labels COVID-19 variant Omicron a "variant of concern", with its dozens of new mutations, after it emerges in Botswana and South Africa [1]

Famous Deaths

  • Aleksandr Timoshinin, Russian rower (Olympic gold Soviet Union double sculls 1968, 72), dies at 73
  • Doug Cowie, Scottish soccer defender (20 caps; Dundee FC 341 games), dies at 95

Stephen SondheimStephen Sondheim (1930-2021)

American Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize winning theater composer and lyricist (West Side Story; Sunday in the Park With George; A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum; Gypsy), dies at 91 [1]

2021 Highlights

About November 26, 2021

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 1 year, 6 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Easy On Me - Adele