On This Day

What Happened on February 21, 1976

Historical Events

  • "Rockabye Hamlet" closes at Minskoff Theater NYC after 7 performances
  • Cardinal Willebrands installed as Archbishop of Utrecht

Famous Birthdays

  • Robin Confer, American soccer forward (Olympics 1996)
  • Ryan Smyth, Canadian NHL left wing (Edmonton Oilers), born in Banff, Canada

Famous Deaths

  • Frieda Inescort, Scottish actress (Meet Corliss Archer), dies at 74
1976 Highlights

About February 21, 1976

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 5 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Pisces