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This is a record of material that was recently featured on the Main Page as part of Did you know (DYK). Recently created new articles, greatly expanded former stub articles and recently promoted good articles are eligible; you can submit them for consideration.

Archives are generally grouped by month of Main Page appearance. (Currently, DYK hooks are archived according to the date and time that they were taken off the Main Page.) To find which archive contains the fact that appeared on Did you know, go to article's talk page and follow the archive link in the DYK talk page message box.

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2 March 2021

  • 00:00, 2 March 2021 (UTC)
FM213, painted as VR-A
FM213, painted as VR-A

1 March 2021

  • 12:00, 1 March 2021 (UTC)
1959 Michigan football team
1959 Michigan football team
  • 00:00, 1 March 2021 (UTC)
Richard Platt
Richard Platt

28 February 2021

  • 00:00, 28 February 2021 (UTC)
Washington Bridge
Washington Bridge

27 February 2021

  • 00:04, 27 February 2021 (UTC)
Wilhelm Knabe
Wilhelm Knabe

26 February 2021

  • 00:04, 26 February 2021 (UTC)
Contempra telephone
Contempra telephone

25 February 2021

  • 00:00, 25 February 2021 (UTC)
Dileeni Daniel-Selvaratnam
Dileeni Daniel-Selvaratnam

24 February 2021

  • 00:00, 24 February 2021 (UTC)
Humphrey Bogart in Brother Orchid (1940)
Humphrey Bogart in Brother Orchid (1940)

23 February 2021

  • 00:00, 23 February 2021 (UTC)
George Washington by John Trumbull
George Washington by John Trumbull

22 February 2021

  • 00:00, 22 February 2021 (UTC)
Robert C. Pringle as Chequamegon
Robert C. Pringle as Chequamegon

21 February 2021

  • 00:00, 21 February 2021 (UTC)
Pelican Rock at Martin's Beach
Pelican Rock at Martin's Beach

20 February 2021

  • 00:00, 20 February 2021 (UTC)
Lucy Monroe
Lucy Monroe

19 February 2021

  • 00:00, 19 February 2021 (UTC)
1847 caricature of Barnett Nathan
1847 caricature of Barnett Nathan

18 February 2021

  • 00:00, 18 February 2021 (UTC)
Arik Brauer in front of his painting, 2009
Arik Brauer in front of his painting, 2009
  • ... that Universalkünstler Arik Brauer (pictured) created paintings in Fantastic Realism, songs in Austropop, stage sets for the Paris Opera, and house facades in Austria and Israel?
  • ... that the 1888 eruption of Ritter Island reduced the 780-metre tall (2,560 ft) volcano to a height of just 140 metres (460 ft)?
  • ... that sisters Amal, Hadia, and Hayat Talsam, known as Al Balabil, were referred to as "The Sudanese Supremes"?
  • ... that academic analysis of The Diving Pool has interpreted the use of food as a way to poison others as a critique on Japanese femininity?
  • ... that the world's richest self-made woman, Zhong Huijuan, started out as a middle-school chemistry teacher?
  • ... that 23 Wall Street has been called one of the "big little buildings of Wall Street"?
  • ... that the 2018 comedy film A Bread Factory, about the difficulty of producing meaningful artistic work in a market economy, received acclaim from critics but earned less than $18,000 at the box office?
  • ... that Gauthier Mvumbi has been called the "Shaq of handball", the "Congo Colossus", and "the most popular handball player on the Earth"?

17 February 2021

  • 00:00, 17 February 2021 (UTC)
Rice's whale washed up at Everglades National Park
Rice's whale washed up at Everglades National Park

16 February 2021

  • 00:00, 16 February 2021 (UTC)
Puppet show at Expo 67
Puppet show at Expo 67

15 February 2021

  • 00:00, 15 February 2021 (UTC)
Strängnäs stone
Strängnäs stone

14 February 2021

  • 00:00, 14 February 2021 (UTC)
Al Pacino as Frank Serpico
Al Pacino as Frank Serpico

13 February 2021

  • 00:00, 13 February 2021 (UTC)
A Ride for Liberty – The Fugitive Slaves
A Ride for Liberty – The Fugitive Slaves

12 February 2021

  • 12:00, 12 February 2021 (UTC)
Virol jar
Virol jar
  • 00:00, 12 February 2021 (UTC)
Thomas catching Mary's belt
Thomas catching Mary's belt

11 February 2021

  • 12:00, 11 February 2021 (UTC)
Facade of the Attara Kacheri, Bangalore
Facade of the Attara Kacheri, Bangalore
  • 00:00, 11 February 2021 (UTC)
Gwendolyn Garcia dancing to "Mabuhi!"
Gwendolyn Garcia dancing to "Mabuhi!"

10 February 2021

  • 12:00, 10 February 2021 (UTC)
Plate of the Sèvres Egyptian Service
Plate of the Sèvres Egyptian Service
  • 00:00, 10 February 2021 (UTC)
HOE hit-to-kill missile
HOE hit-to-kill missile

9 February 2021

  • 12:00, 9 February 2021 (UTC)
Bottle of Un Jardin sur le Nil
Bottle of Un Jardin sur le Nil
  • 00:00, 9 February 2021 (UTC)
Newspaper cartoon of Mary Aldis published in 1897
Newspaper cartoon of Mary Aldis published in 1897

8 February 2021

  • 12:00, 8 February 2021 (UTC)
Abraham Lincoln by Daniel Chester French
Abraham Lincoln by Daniel Chester French
  • 00:00, 8 February 2021 (UTC)
Monumento a la Raza
Monumento a la Raza

7 February 2021

  • 12:00, 7 February 2021 (UTC)
Mimbres fish pot, c. 1000–1150
Mimbres fish pot, c. 1000–1150
  • 00:00, 7 February 2021 (UTC)
Hall of Famer Phyllis Stadler
Hall of Famer Phyllis Stadler

6 February 2021

  • 12:00, 6 February 2021 (UTC)
Lithograph of Innisfallen Abbey after Crofton
Lithograph of Innisfallen Abbey after Crofton
  • 00:00, 6 February 2021 (UTC)
Statue of Sir Nigel Gresley
Statue of Sir Nigel Gresley

5 February 2021

  • 12:00, 5 February 2021 (UTC)
Rānui Ngārimu
Rānui Ngārimu
  • 00:00, 5 February 2021 (UTC)
A Reading from Homer
A Reading from Homer

4 February 2021

  • 12:00, 4 February 2021 (UTC)
First-issue stamp of the Ottoman Empire (1863–1865)
First-issue stamp of the Ottoman Empire (1863–1865)
  • 00:00, 4 February 2021 (UTC)
Schloss Freudenberg
Schloss Freudenberg

3 February 2021

  • 12:00, 3 February 2021 (UTC)
Pelican Portrait
Pelican Portrait
  • 00:00, 3 February 2021 (UTC)
F. W. de Klerk and Nelson Mandela
F. W. de Klerk and Nelson Mandela

2 February 2021

  • 12:00, 2 February 2021 (UTC)
Monk and Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau (middle) showing Canada's gift to President Gerald Ford
Monk and Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau (middle) showing Canada's gift to President Gerald Ford
  • 00:00, 2 February 2021 (UTC)
The Troopie
The Troopie

1 February 2021

  • 12:00, 1 February 2021 (UTC)
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
  • 00:00, 1 February 2021 (UTC)
Veiled Vestal
Veiled Vestal