On This Day

What Happened on June 21, 756 AD

Famous Deaths

  • Emperor Shōmu, Emperor of Japan (724-749), dies at 55 or 56
List of Years

About June 21, 756 AD

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 1265 years, 10 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head - B.J. Thomas
  • UK #1 Song: Two Little Boys - Rolf Harris