On This Day

What Happened on May 21, 1939

Famous Birthdays

  • Heinz Holliger, Swiss composer, oboist and conductor, born in Langenthal, Switzerland
  • Raúl Madero, Argentine soccer defender (5 caps; Estudiantes) and sports physician (Argentina national team), born in Buenos Aires, Argentina (d. 2021)
1939 Highlights

About May 21, 1939

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 8 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Gemini