On This Day

What Happened on November 21, 1943

Historical Events

  • 7 Belgian ministers in London criticise King Leopold III for surrendering to Germany

Famous Birthdays

  • Jacques Laffite, French former racing driver
  • Larry Mahan, Oregon, rodeo champ (1967-70)
  • Phil Bredesen, American politician
  • Robert Alner, British racehorse trainer (Cheltenham Gold Cup, Cool Dawn 1998), born in Droop, Dorset (d. 2020)
  • Viktor Sidjak, Russian fencer
1943 Highlights

About November 21, 1943

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 78 years and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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