On This Day

What Happened on April 21, 1941

Historical Events

  • WWII: Greece surrenders to Nazi Germany

Famous Birthdays

  • David Lyle Boren, American politician, Governor and Senator from Oklahoma, born in Washington, D.C.
  • [Alfred] "Pee Wee" Ellis, American jazz, funk, and rock saxophonist, arranger (James Brown; Van Morrison; Gotham; Maceo Parker), and songwriter ("The chicken; "Cold Sweat"), born in Bradenton, Florida (d. 2021)
1941 Highlights

About April 21, 1941

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 7 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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