What Happened on May 21, 1961

Historical Events

  • Governor Patterson declares martial law in Montgomery, Alabama

Famous Birthdays

  • Tim Lever, British musician (Dead or Alive-You Spin Me Round)
Born in 1961
1961 Highlights

About May 21, 1961

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 10 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Travelin' Man - Ricky Nelson
  • UK #1 Song: You're Driving Me Crazy - Temperance Seven