On This Day

What Happened on June 21, 1982

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Assassination AttemptRonald Reagan is Shot

John Hinckley found not guilty of 1981 attempted assassination of President Reagan by reason of insanity
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The scene moments after John Hinckley, Jr. attempted to assassinate President Reagan on March 30, 1981
The scene moments after John Hinckley, Jr. attempted to assassinate President Reagan on March 30, 1981

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Paul McCartney releases "Take it Away"

Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
Musician and Beatle
Paul McCartney

Famous Birthdays

  • Jussie Smollett, American actor and singer (Empire), born in Santa Rosa, California

Person of interestPrince William

Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, son of Prince Charles & Lady Diana, born in London, England

Duke of Cambridge Prince William
Duke of Cambridge
Prince William