On This Day

What Happened on November 21, 1944

Historical Events

  • Personnel & executive staff of Philips demonstrate for more food

Famous Birthdays

  • Dick Durbin, American politician (Rep-D-IL, 1983-97, Senator-D-IL, 1997-), born in East St. Louis, Illinois
  • Earl "the Pearl" Monroe, NBA Guard (NY Knicks, Balt Bullets), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Harold Ramis, actor and director (SCTV, Stripes), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2014)
  • Marcia "Marcy" Carsey, TV executive/producer
1944 Highlights

About November 21, 1944

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 76 years and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Scorpio