On This Day

What Happened on March 21, 1960

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Sharpeville Massacre: Police kill 72 in South Africa & outlaws ANC

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestAyrton Senna

Ayrton Senna, Brazilian Formula 1 driver (3-time world F1 champion), born in São Paulo, Brazil (d. 1994)

Formula 1 Driver Ayrton Senna
Formula 1 Driver
Ayrton Senna
  • Guy Chadwick, English singer/songwriter (House of Love)
  • Robert Sweet, American drummer