What Happened on February 21, 1945

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Archbishop De Jong calls for help with war casualties
  • British Army captures Goch
  • US 10th Armour division overthrows Orscholz line

Famous Birthdays

  • Paul Newton, rock bassist
  • Sudhir Naik, cricketer (Indian Test batsman in 2 Tests 1974)

Famous Deaths

  • Eric Liddell, Scottish runner (Olympic-gold 1924), dies at 43