Historical Events Happened In April - 21
Friday, 12 February 2016
1918 World War I: German fighter ace Manfred von Richthofen, known as "The Red Baron", is shot down and killed over Vaux sur Somme in France on this day in history.
1918 On this day in history "Red Baron", [Manfred von Richtofen], shot down in WW I at 25
1919 On this day in history franc [Franklin E] Essed, Suriname agricultural eng, Oper Grasshopper)
1920 John Galsworthy's "Skin Game," premieres in London on April - 21.
1920 On this day in history bruno Maderna, Venice Italy, conductor/composer, Hyperion) [or Mar 21]
1921 On this day in history ottawa Senators beat Vanc Millionaires 3 games to 2 for Stanley Cup
1921 On this day in history ottawa Senators beat Vanc Millionaires 3 games to 2 for Stanley Cup [or 4/4]
1921 On this day in history jack Fletcher, Forest Hills NY, actor, Grady, Bob Crane Show)
1922 On this day in history the first Aggie Muster is held as a remembrance for fellow Aggies who had died in the previous year.
1922 Allan Watkins, cricketer, England batsman late 40s early 50s) on this day in history.
1923 On this day in history andrea Domburg, Dutch actress, (Theo d'Or Prize, Keetje Tippel)
1924 On this day in history daniel Melnick, NYC, producer, Get Smart)
1924 On April - 21 eleanora Duse, Ital actress (La Gioconda, La Locandiera), dies at 64
1925 On this day in history chuvash Autonomous Region in RSFSR becomes Chuvash ASSR
1926 On April - 21 the birth of Elizabeth II, British Queen
1926 Elizabeth, Alexandra Mary Windsor II, Queen of England, 1952- ) on April - 21.
1927 Robert Brustein, NYC, dean, Yale School of Drama) on this day in history.
1930 Fire at Ohio State Penitentiary kills 320 on this day in history.
1930 On April - 21 fire at Ohio State Penitentiary kills 322
1930 On April - 21 christine [Elizabeth C] Poolman, Dutch actress (Mother), dies at 79
1933 On April - 21 c Jackson discovers asteroid #1264 Letaba
1934 On April - 21 moe Berg, Senators catcher, plays AL record 117th cons errorless game
1935 The birth of Charles Grodin, American actor on April - 21.
1935 King Boris of Bulgaria forbids all political parties on April - 21.
1938 On April - 21 muhammad Iqbal, Brt E Indies lawyer/Pakistan national hero, dies at 65
1939 C Jackson discovers asteroid #1505 Koranna on this day in history.
1939 On April - 21 herman Finck, composer, dies at 66
1940 The first $64 Question, "Take It or Leave It", on CBS Radio on this day in history.
1940 On April - 21 1st $64 Question, "Take It or Leave It," on CBS Radio
1941 On April - 21 greece surrenders to nazi-Germany
1944 NFL Chic Cardinals & Pitts Steelers merge (dissolves on Dec 3) on this day in history.
1945 On this day in history allied troops occupy German nuclear laboratory
1945 On April - 21 john Poston, British major/Montgomery's ADC, dies in battle at 25
1946 SED, Socialistic Einheitspartei Germany forms in East Germany on this day in history.