What Happened on October 26, 2021

Historical Events

  • UN report says current climate pledges put world on course for "catastrophic" average 2.7-degree Celsius temperature rise this century ahead of Glasgow climate summit [1]

Famous Weddings

  • Japanese Princess Mako (30) marries commoner Kei Komuro (30) in an understated ceremony in Tokyo

Famous Deaths

  • Glen Tuckett American college basbeall coach (Brigham Young Uni 1959-76) and administrator (BYU athletic director 1976-94), dies at 93
  • Mort Sahl, American stand-up comedian, political satirist, writer, and TV personality (The Big Party), dies at 94 [1]
  • Umberto Colombo, Italian soccer midfielder (3 caps; Juventus, Atalanta), dies at 88
  • Walter Smith, Scottish football manager (Rangers, Everton; Scotland 2004-07), dies at 73
2021 Highlights

About October 26, 2021

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 1 year, 5 months and 6 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