Historical Events In April - 21
Thursday, 03 December 2020
1918 On this day in history 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.
1918 "Red Baron", [Manfred von Richtofen], shot down in WW I at 25 on this day in history.
1919 Franc [Franklin E] Essed, Suriname agricultural eng, Oper Grasshopper) on this day in history.
1920 On April - 21 john Galsworthy's "Skin Game," premieres in London
1920 Bruno Maderna, Venice Italy, conductor/composer, Hyperion) [or Mar 21] on April - 21.
1921 On this day in history ottawa Senators beat Vanc Millionaires 3 games to 2 for Stanley Cup
1921 On April - 21 ottawa Senators beat Vanc Millionaires 3 games to 2 for Stanley Cup [or 4/4]
1921 Jack Fletcher, Forest Hills NY, actor, Grady, Bob Crane Show) on April - 21.
1922 The first Aggie Muster is held as a remembrance for fellow Aggies who had died in the previous year on this day in history.
1922 Allan Watkins, cricketer, England batsman late 40s early 50s) on April - 21.
1923 On this day in history andrea Domburg, Dutch actress, (Theo d'Or Prize, Keetje Tippel)
1924 Daniel Melnick, NYC, producer, Get Smart) on April - 21.
1924 On April - 21 eleanora Duse, Ital actress (La Gioconda, La Locandiera), dies at 64
1925 Chuvash Autonomous Region in RSFSR becomes Chuvash ASSR on April - 21.
1926 The birth of Elizabeth II, British Queen on this day in history.
1926 Elizabeth, Alexandra Mary Windsor II, Queen of England, 1952- ) on this day in history.
1927 On April - 21 robert Brustein, NYC, dean, Yale School of Drama)
1930 Fire at Ohio State Penitentiary kills 320 on April - 21.
1930 Fire at Ohio State Penitentiary kills 322 on this day in history.
1930 On this day in history 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 On April - 21 the birth of Charles Grodin, American actor
1935 On April - 21 king Boris of Bulgaria forbids all political parties
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 Herman Finck, composer, dies at 66 on April - 21.
1940 On this day in history the first $64 Question, "Take It or Leave It", on CBS Radio
1940 On this day in history 1st $64 Question, "Take It or Leave It," on CBS Radio
1941 On this day in history greece surrenders to nazi-Germany
1944 On this day in history nFL Chic Cardinals & Pitts Steelers merge (dissolves on Dec 3)
1945 On April - 21 allied troops occupy German nuclear laboratory
1945 On this day in history john Poston, British major/Montgomery's ADC, dies in battle at 25
1946 On this day in history sED, Socialistic Einheitspartei Germany forms in East Germany