On This Day

What Happened on March 21, 2021

Historical Events

  • 45 crushed to death in a crowd paying respects to the late President John Magufuli at a stadium in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Famous Deaths

  • Jeff Grayshon MBE, English rugby league utility (England 11 caps; GB 13 caps; Dewsbury, Cronulla-Sutherland, Bradford Northern, Leeds, Featherstone Rovers, Batley), dies at 72
  • Nawal el-Saadawi, Egyptian feminist writer and activist (Women at Point Zero), dies at 89 [1]
  • Trisutji Kamal, Indonesian classical pianist and composer (Prayer of Redemption), dies at 84
2021 Highlights

About March 21, 2021

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 1 year, 3 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Up - Cardi B
  • UK #1 Song: Wellerman - Nathan Evans (220 Kid & Billen Ted Remix)