On This Day

What Happened on September 21, 1939

Historical Events

Meeting of Interest

Reinhard Heydrich meets in Berlin to discuss final solution of Jews

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? 82 years, 2 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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