Wednesday October 21, 2020: Zodiac, Events, Birthdays and Holidays

US date format: 10/21/2020, UK date format: 21/10/2020

October 21st, 2020 was the 295th day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar, under the sign of Libra. The day of the week was Wednesday.

Onward, directed by Dan Scanlon, was one of the most viewed movie released in 2020

On TV people were watching Love & Anarchy.

The US president was Donald John Trump (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Boris Johnson (Conservative), Pope Francis was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

Events | Famous Birthdays | Famous Deaths | Zodiac | Calendar and Day of Week | Holidays and Observances | Lunar and Planetary phase | Movies | TV Series

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October 21, 2020 Events

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What happened on October 21 in history? Find out the list of October 21st major events

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October 21, 2020 Famous Birthdays

Other October 21st famous birthdays

  • American actress, socialite, model, and TV celebrity.

  • Carrie Fisher

    American actress, author and playwright, Debbie Reynolds is the daughter of Eddie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds, who are also noted family...

  • Israeli politician who was elected Israel’s leader on 5/31/1996 by a narrow margin while running against Peres for the position of P.M.

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October 21, 2020 Famous Deaths

Other October 21st famous deaths

  • American poet and writer, he is the author of 21 books, including "The Town and the City," 1950 and "The Subterraneans,"58 and "Big Sur.

  • American singer-songwriter/guitarist (Blind Melon), (d. 1995).

  • American homicide.

  • Maxene Andrews

    American soprano singer and middle child of three siblings, The Andrews Sisters.

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October 21, 2020 Zodiac

Western Zodiac - Astrological Sign

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Libra personality

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Babies born in October are either Libra or Scorpio. People born before October 22nd are Libra, while people born from October 23rd have the sign of Scorpio

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Chinese Zodiac

Rat chinese zodiac sign

Sign: Rat

Element: Metal

Rat personality

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October 21, 2020 Day of the Week and Calendar

What day of the week was October 21, 2020?

The day of the week was Wednesday.

October 21st marks the 294th day of the Gregorian calendar for the year 2020.

There are 71 days remaining until the end of the year. Calculate the number of days between two dates.


October 21, 2020 Holidays and Observances

What is special on October 21, 2020?


  • R.C. saints - Saint Ursula and her 11 (or 11000) virgins; Saint Hilarion
  • Republic of China - Overseas Chinese Day
  • French Republican Calendar - Tonneau (Barrel) Day, thirtieth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • In the comic novel Good Omens by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett, the Earth was born on this day in 4004 BC, within a quarter of an hour of 9 in the morning. This was supposedly because God liked to get things over with early.
  • Trafalgar Day ? celebrated throughout much of the British Empire in the 19th and early 20th Century.
  • Also see October 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • International Day of the Nacho ? celebrated in the United States and Mexico since the early 1990s.
  • Diwali in India (2006)

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Release year: 2020

Directed by: Dan Scanlon

Starring: Chris Pratt, Tom Holland, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Octavia Spencer

Country: United States of America



Release year: 2020

Directed by: Stephen Gaghan

Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Antonio Banderas, Michael Sheen, Jim Broadbent, Jessie Buckley, Emma Thompson, Rami Malek, John Cena, Kumail Nanjiani, Octavia Spencer, Ralph Fiennes, Tom Holland

Country: United States of America

The Grudge

The Grudge

Release year: 2020

Directed by: Nicolas Pesce

Starring: Andrea Riseborough, Lin Shaye, Betty Gilpin, Demian Bichir, John Cho, William Sadler, Jacki Weaver

Country: United States of America

The Hunt

The Hunt

Release year: 2020

Directed by: Craig Zobel

Starring: Betty Gilpin, Hilary Swank, Ike Barinholtz, Ethan Suplee, Emma Roberts

Country: United States of America



Release year: 2020

Directed by: Nicol Paone

Starring: Malin Akerman, Kat Dennings, Aisha Tyler, Christine Taylor

TV Series

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Love & Anarchy

Love & Anarchy

Release year: 2020

Directed by: Lina Wertmüller

Love & Anarchy

Love & Anarchy

Release year: 2020

Directed by: Lina Wertmüller



Release year: 2020

Directed by: John Lion

The Right Stuff

The Right Stuff

Release year: 2020

Directed by: Philip Kaufman



Release year: 2020

Directed by: Thunder Levin

Birth chart on this day

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October 21, 2020 Lunar and Planetary phase

Lunar phase

First Quarter

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