On This Day

What Happened on August 21, 2009

Famous Deaths

  • Dean Turner, Australian rock musician (Magic Dirt), dies of cancer at 37
  • Johnny Carter, American doo-wop singer (The Flamingos; The Dells), dies at 75
  • Rex Shelley, Singaporean author (b. 1930)
2009 Highlights

About August 21, 2009

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 12 years, 3 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Leo