This Day In U2 History

May 21

U2 History on this Day

  • At a concert in New Haven, CT, U2 debut a new song, “Fire”. (1981)
  • The first of two days of filming a video for “Last Night on Earth“ in Kansas City. (1997)
  • Bono’s son, John Hewson born (2001)

All Releases Containing U2 on This Day

  • Citizen Penn Soundtrack by Perry, Linda (Originally released: 2021-05-21)
  • Modern Mantra Album by DJ Spooky (Originally released: 2002-05-21)
  • Put 'em Under Pressure Single by Republic of Ireland Football Squad (Originally released: 1990-05-21)

U2 Shows on This Day

  • Uncle Sam's, Buffalo, NY, USA (1981) [U2]
  • Aragon Ballroom, Chicago, IL, USA (1983) [U2]
  • Forum Di Assago, Milan, Italy (1992) [U2]
  • Madison Square Garden, New York, NY, USA (2005) [U2]
  • Rose Bowl, Pasadena, CA, USA (2017) [U2]

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