On This Day

What Happened on March 21, 1941

Historical Events


Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Joe Louis KOs Abe Simon in 13 for heavyweight boxing title

Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion Joe Louis
Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion
Joe Louis

Famous Birthdays

  • Dirk D Frimout, Belgian cosmonaut
  • Malcolm Francke, cricketer (leg-spinner, Ceylon 1956 to Qld 1984)

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Actress Hattie McDaniel (45) weds real estate salesman James Lloyd Crawford


Famous Deaths

  • Robert Liefmann, German economist (Kartelle und Trusts), dies at 67
1941 Highlights

About March 21, 1941

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 8 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aries