On This Day

What Happened on September 21, 2021

Historical Events

  • McDonald's announces plans to "drastically" reduce plastic in its Happy Meals by 2025 (these meals make it one of largest toy distributors in the world) [1]

Historic Event

World leaders address climate change at the UN, Joe Biden pledges to double financial aid to developing countries, President Xi Jinping says China will stop coal-fired projects abroad [1]

46th US President, Vice President and Senator Joe Biden
46th US President, Vice President and Senator
Joe Biden
Paramount Leader of China Xi Jinping
Paramount Leader of China
Xi Jinping

Famous Deaths

  • Al Harrington [born Tausau Ta'a], Samoan-American actor (Hawaii Five-O, 1969-75 -"Ben"; Hawaii Five-O, 2011-18 - "Mamo"), dies after a stroke at 85
  • Romano Fogli, Italian soccer midfielder (13 caps; Torino FC, Bologna FC 1909, A.C. Milan, Calcio Catania) and manager (Bologna FC), dies at 83
2021 Highlights

About September 21, 2021

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 1 month and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Virgo