On This Day

What Happened on September 21, 1939

Historical Events


Conference meetingMeeting of Interest

Reinhard Heydrich meets in Berlin to discuss final solution of Jews

Nazi leader Reinhard Heydrich
Nazi leader
Reinhard Heydrich

Famous Birthdays

  • Trevor James Hold, British composer, writer, and musicologist (John Clare Songbook), born in Northampton, England (d. 2004)

Famous Deaths

  • Armand Călinescu, Prime Minister of Romania, assassinated by the iron guard at 46
1939 Highlights

About September 21, 1939

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 81 years, 2 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Virgo