On This Day

What Happened on May 21, 1944

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Hitler begins attack on British/US "terror pilots"

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler

Famous Birthdays

  • Janet Dailey, American author
  • Manual Pina, fashion designer
  • Marcie Blane, American singer, born in New York City
  • Mary Robinson, President of Republic of Ireland (Labour, 1990- )

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Actor Burgess Meredith (36) weds actress Paulette Goddard (33) at David O Selznick's Beverly Hills home