Historical Events In April - 21
Sunday, 28 November 2021
1898 On April - 21 phillies' pitcher Bill Duggleby hits a grand slam on 1st at bat
1898 Steve Owen, NFL tackle, coach (NY Giants) on this day in history.
1898 Louis Theodore Gouvy, composer, dies at 78 on April - 21.
1899 Clement D'Hooghe, composer on April - 21.
1899 Heinrich Kiepert, German cartographer/geographer, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1900 On this day in history heinrich Vogl, composer, dies at 55
1901 On April - 21 l Carnera discovers asteroid #470 Kilia
1901 Julian Bautista, composer on April - 21.
1902 Bernard J H "Ben" Stroman, recensent/writer (Jomtof & Blue Beard) on this day in history.
1903 On April - 21 hans Hedtoft, premier Denmark (1947..55)
1904 Ty Cobb makes his pro debut for Augusta (South Atlantic League) on this day in history.
1904 On April - 21 gijsbert van Hall, banker/mayor of Amsterdam (1957-67)
1905 On this day in history edmund G "Pat" Brown, (Gov-D-Calif)
1906 Commander Robert Peary discovered supposed Arctic Continent did not exist on this day in history.
1906 On April - 21 tom Burns, editor
1907 Antoni Szalowski, composer on April - 21.
1908 Frederick A Cook claims to reach North Pole (NOT) on this day in history.
1908 Frederick A Cook claims to reach North Pole (He didn't) on this day in history.
1908 On April - 21 louis Hostin, France, Light Heavyweight, Olympic-gold-1932, 36)
1909 On this day in history rollo May, US, psychologist, Love & Will)
1910 On April - 21 mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens], author, dies in Redding Conn
1910 Cleve Naps play 1st game at League Park, lose to Det Tigers 5-0 on this day in history.
1910 Mark Twain, [Samuel Clemens], auther (Huckleberry Finn), dies at 74 on April - 21.
1911 On April - 21 leonard Warren, NYC, baritone, Met 1939-60) died on stage
1912 On April - 21 feike P Asma, Dutch organist
1913 German passenger ship Imperator runs aground on April - 21.
1913 Choh Hao Li, bio-chemist professor, isolated growth hormones) on April - 21.
1914 On this day in history uS marines occupy Vera Cruz, Mexico, stay 6 months
1915 The birth of Anthony Quinn, American actor on this day in history.
1915 On April - 21 andor Kovach, composer
1916 Sidney Clute, Brooklyn NY, actor, Lou Grant, Cagney & Lacey) on April - 21.
1917 On April - 21 foundation of Imperial War Graves Commission, later Commonwealth War Graves Commission The purpose of the commission was to erect and maintain war memorials and cemeteries
1917 Emanuel Vardi, Jerusalem Israel, violist, SD Symph 1978-82) on this day in history.
1918 On April - 21 "Red" Baron Manfred von Richtofen, killed in WW I