On This Day

What Happened on September 30, 2021

Historical Events

  • Canada observes its first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, honoring victims and survivors of residential schools for indigenous children
  • Former UK policeman Wayne Couzens given rare life-sentence for raping and killing Sarah Everard, judge saying his crime as bad as a terrorist atrocity [1]
  • Land, including world's oldest living rainforest, Daintree National Park (180 million yrs old) returned to the Eastern Kuku Yalanji people in Far North Queensland, Australia [1]

Famous Deaths

  • José Pérez Francés, Spanish road racing cyclist (Tour de France 1963 overall 3rd), dies at 84
2021 Highlights

About September 30, 2021

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 26 days
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Libra