On This Day

What Happened on February 21, 2004

Historical Events

  • The first European political party organization, the European Greens, is established in Rome

Famous Deaths

  • Bart Howard [Howard Joseph Gustafson], American songwriter (Fly Me to the Moon), dies at 88
  • Guido Molinari, Canadian painter, dies at 70
  • Irina Press, Soviet 80m hurdles runner and pentathlete (Olympic gold 1960, 64), dies at 64
  • John Charles, Welsh footballer (b. 1931)
  • Les Gray, English vocalist (Mud-Cat Crept In), dies at 57
2004 Highlights

About February 21, 2004

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 7 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Pisces