On This Day

What Happened on February 21, 1966

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Indonesian President Sukarno dismisses General Nasution

1st President of Indonesia Sukarno
1st President of Indonesia

Famous Birthdays

  • Bronwen Booth, English actress (Andy-One Life to Live, Eternal Evil), born in London, England
  • Chris Donnels, American baseball infielder (Houston Astros), born in Angeles, California
  • Edie Boyer, American discus thrower, born in Saint Paul, Minnesota
  • Wendy James, English vocalist (Transvision Vamp-Velveteen), born in London, England

Famous Deaths

  • Paul Comtois, French Canadian politician, dies at 70
1966 Highlights

About February 21, 1966

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 9 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Pisces