284 days before today

Today is December 7th, 2021 (Tuesday), so 284 days before today would be:

February 26th, 2021 (Friday)

Time Zone: America/Denver ((MST), GMT-07:00)

• Day numbers: 57

• Week number: 8

• Leap year: 2021 is not a leap year

• Daylight Saving Time: No

• Sunrise time: 06:08 am

• Sunset time: 05:23 pm

• Day length: 11h 15m

• Source: suntoday.org

• Moon Phase: Waxing Gibbous

• Illumination: 99%

• Moon Age: 14.47 day(s)

• Source: mooninfo.org

February 26th, 2021 Holidays and National Days

February 26th, in History

A bomb rocks the World Trade Center in New York City. Five people are killed and hundreds suffer from smoke inhalation.
Daniel Ortega, communist president of Nicaragua, suffers a shocking election defeat at the hands of Violeta Chamorro.
A publisher and 10 reporters are subpoenaed to testify on Watergate.
Soviets recover Luna 20 with a cargo of moon rocks.
Five Marines are arrested on charges of murdering 11 South Vietnamese women and children.
Thirty-two African nations agree to boycott the Olympics because of the presence of South Africa.
Norman Butler is arrested for the murder of Malcom X.
Lyndon B. Johnson signs a tax bill with $11.5 billion in cuts.
The 22nd Amendment is added to the Constitution limiting the Presidency to two terms.