What Happened on September 9, 2021

Historical Events

  • 17 hospital patients die after heavy rainfall and flooding in Tula, central Mexico

Sports History

Tom Brady becomes first player in NFL history to start 300 regular season games as he guides Tampa Bay Buccaneers to an opening day 31-29 win at home to Dallas Cowboys

  • US 2021 summer the hottest on record with average 74 degrees Fahrenheit, overtaking record set in 1936, during the Dust Bowl [1]

COVID-19 Pandemic

US President Joe Biden announces widespread COVID-19 vaccine mandates for federal workers, contractors and large employers affecting 100 million people [1]

2021 History

Famous Deaths

  • Danilo Popivoda, Serbian soccer forward (20 caps Yugoslavia; Olimpija, Eintracht Braunschweig), dies at 74
  • Urbain Braems, Belgian soccer manager (Anderlecht, Beveren, Standard de Li├Ęge, Trabzonspor), dies at 87

About September 9, 2021

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 1 year, 8 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Butter - BTS
  • UK #1 Song: Bad Habits - Ed Sheeran