On This Day

What Happened on September 2, 2021

Historical Events

  • At least 43 people die as the remnants of Hurricane Ida hit the US Northeast with record rains, tornadoes and flooding with New York and New Jersey declaring state of emergency

Famous Deaths

  • David Patten, American football wide receiver (Super Bowl 2001, 04, 05; New England Patriots), dies in a road accident at 47
  • Mikis Theodorakis, Greek classical and film music composer (Zorba the Greek; Mauthausen Trilogy; Serpico), dies of cardiopulmonary arrest at 96
2021 Highlights

About September 2, 2021

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 15 days
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Virgo