On This Day

What Happened on April 21, 1932

Famous Birthdays

  • (Locksley Wellington)¬†"Slide"¬†Hampton, American jazz trombonist, composer and arranger, born in Jeanette, Pennsylvania (d. 2021)
  • Angela Mortimer, British tennis player (French C'ships 1955, Australian C'ships 1958, Wimbledon 1961), born in Plymouth, England
  • Elaine May, American comedienne, writer and actress (New Leaf, Primary Colors), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1932 Highlights

About April 21, 1932

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 7 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Taurus