On This Day

September 14, 2020 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Astronomers report possible sign of life on Venus, after detecting phosphine in planets's atmosphere by telescope [1]
  • Israel becomes the 1st country to announce a second national lockdown due to COVID-19, for 3 weeks
  • Jakarta, Indonesia's biggest city of 10 million, imposes widespread restrictions again, amid warnings the healthcare system is on the verge of collapse
  • WHO reports largest-ever one-day COVID-19 case rise of 307,930, daily death toll of 5,500, overall death total is 917,417