On This Day

What Happened on February 28, 2021

Historical Events


Film tv awardsGolden Globes

78th Golden Globes: Best film "Nomadland" (drama), "Borat" (comedy), Best TV series "The Crown", Chadwick Boseman posthumously wins film Best Actor

  • Hong Kong charges 47 with "conspiracy to commit subversion" in harshest implementation of its new security laws imposed by China
  • Myanmar security forces open fire on protests around the country, killing at least 18, in bloodiest day since the military coup [1]

Famous Deaths

  • Glenn Roeder, English soccer defender (QPR, Newcastle United), and manager (Watford, West Ham, Newcastle, Norwich), dies from a brain tumour at 65
  • Irv Cross, American football cornerback (Pro Bowl 1964, 65; Philadelphia Eagles) and broadcaster (CBS), dies from ischemic cardiomyopathy at 81
  • Johnny Briggs, English actor (Mike Baldwin on Coronation Street), dies at 85 [1]
2021 Highlights

About February 28, 2021

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 1 month and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Pisces