What Happened on November 8, 2021

Historical Events

  • US reopens its borders to vaccinated non US citizens after more than 18 months, lifting restrictions imposed because of COVID-19

Famous Deaths

  • Cecilia Robinson, English cricket batsman (14 Tests, 2 x 100s; Kent WCT), dies at 97
  • Keith Bradshaw, Australian cricket administrator (Secretary & Chief Executive Marylebone Cricket Club; CEO South Australian Cricket), dies from multiple myeloma at 58
  • Margo Guryan, American jazz and pop pianist, songwriter, and singer (“I’m on My Way to Saturday”; "Take a Picture"), dies at 84
  • Rinus Bennaars, Dutch soccer midfielder (15 caps; Feyenoord Rotterdam), dies at 90
2021 Highlights

About November 8, 2021

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 1 year, 4 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Easy On Me - Adele