221 days before today

Today is September 30th, 2022 (Friday), so 221 days before today would be:

February 21st, 2022 (Monday)

Time Zone: America/Denver ((MDT), GMT-06:00)

• Day numbers: 52

• Week number: 8

• Leap year: 2022 is not a leap year

• Daylight Saving Time: No

• Sunrise time: 06:15 am

• Sunset time: 05:17 pm

• Day length: 11h 02m

• Source: suntoday.org

• Moon Phase: Waning Gibbous

• Illumination: 70%

• Moon Age: 20.18 day(s)

• Source: mooninfo.org

February 21st, 2022 Holidays and National Days

February 21st, in History

A report claims that the use of defoliants by the U.S. has scarred Vietnam for a century.
Richard Nixon arrives in Beijing, China, becoming the first U.S. president to visit a country not diplomatically recognized by the U.S.
El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz (Malcom X) is assassinated in front of 400 people.
Havana places all Cuban industry under direct control of the government.
A grand jury in Montgomery, Alabama indicts 115 in a Negro bus boycott.
The U. S. Eighth Army launches Operation Killer, a counterattack to push Chinese forces north of the Han River in Korea.
Nicaragua and Costa Rica sign a friendship treaty ending hostilities over their borders.
Hideki Tojo becomes chief of staff of the Japanese army.
The Germans begin construction of a concentration camp at Auschwitz.
The Battle of Verdun begins with an unprecedented German artillery barrage of the French lines.