On This Day

What Happened on October 21, 1946

Famous Birthdays

  • Goyo Rubio, Spanish soccer defender (22 caps; Real Madrid 317 games), born in Puente del Arzobispo, Spain (d. 2020)
  • Jim Hill, American sportscaster
  • Lee Loughnane, American horn player and songwriter (Chicago), born in Elmwood Park, Illinois
  • Lux Interior [Erick Lee Purkhiser], American punk rock singer (The Cramps), born in Akron, Ohio (d. 2009)
  • Phil Ryan, Welsh keyboardist and composer (Man, Pete Brown), born in Port Talbot, Wales (d. 2016)
  • Tetsu Yamauchi, Japanese rock bass guitarist (Free; The Faces), born in Fukuoka, Japan
1946 Highlights

About October 21, 1946

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 74 years and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra