On This Day

What Happened on February 21, 1941

Historical Events

Historic Event

Omar Bradley is promoted to the rank of brigadier general

Famous Deaths

Frederick Banting

Frederick Banting, Canadian physician, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, dies in a plane crash at 49

1941 Highlights

About February 21, 1941

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 9 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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