On This Day

What Happened on February 21, 1966

Historical Events

Historic Event

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? 55 years, 8 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Pisces