On This Day

What Happened on June 21, 2017

Historical Events

Music concertGlastonbury Festival

Glastonbury Festival in Pilton, England opens: Radio Head, Foo Fighters, and Ed Sheeran headline; other performers include Kris Kristofferson, Barry Gibb, Katy Perry, The National, and Orchestra Baobob

Singer-Songwriter Ed Sheeran
Singer-Songwriter
Ed Sheeran
Bee Gees Singer Barry Gibb
Bee Gees Singer
Barry Gibb
Singer-Songwriter and Musician Dave Grohl
Singer-Songwriter and Musician
Dave Grohl
  • In landmark case Israeli woman wins sexism case against airline El Al after asked to change seat away from a man
  • Romanian Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu outed after losing no-confidence vote 241-7

Famous Deaths

  • Ludger Rémy, German harpsichordist, conductor (Les Amis de Philippe), and musicologist, dies at 68
2017 Highlights

About June 21, 2017

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 4 years and 4 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Cancer