February 21, 1965 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Rights activist Malcolm X is shot dead by Nation of Islam followers at Audubon Ballroom in New York City

African American Activist Malcolm X
African American Activist
Malcolm X

Deaths in History


MurderAssassination

Malcolm X [Little], African American human rights activist and Muslim minister, assassinated in New York City at 39

African American Activist Malcolm X
African American Activist
Malcolm X