What Happened on February 21, 1999

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Gertrude B. Elion, American biochemist and drug researcher who developed groundbreaking leukemia and herpes drug treatments (Nobel 1988), dies at 81

Biochemist and Drug Researcher Gertrude B. Elion
Biochemist and Drug Researcher
Gertrude B. Elion
  • Wilmer David Mizell, baseball player (b. 1930)