On This Day

What Happened on February 21, 1943

Historical Events

  • Dutch RC bishops protest against persecution of Jews

Famous Birthdays

  • David Geffen, American record producer (Geffen Records, Asylum) and film studio executive (DreamWorks SKG), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Duncan Swift, British jazz stride pianist, born in Rotherham, Yorkshire, England (d. 1997)
  • Roberto Faenza, director (Cop Killers, Corrupt)
1943 Highlights

About February 21, 1943

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 6 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Pisces