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 This day in History - April 21
379 Historic Events for April 21
1916

Sidney Clute, Brooklyn NY, actor, Lou Grant, Cagney and Lacey)

Birth
1917

Emanuel Vardi, Jerusalem Israel, violist, SD Symph 1978-82)

Birth
1918

"Red Baron", [Manfred von Richtofen], shot down in WW I at 25

Death
1919

Franc [Franklin E] Essed, Suriname agricultural eng, Oper Grasshopper)

Birth
1919

John Goddard, cricketer, West Indian all-rounder 1948-57)

Birth
1920

Christopher Dark, NY, actor, Suddenly, Tenderfoot)

Birth
1920

John Galsworthy's "Skin Game," premieres in London

Event
1920

Bruno Maderna, Venice Italy, conductor/composer, Hyperion) [or Mar 21]

Birth
1921

Ottawa Senators beat Vanc Millionaires 3 games to 2 for Stanley Cup [or 4/4]

Event
1921

Jack Fletcher, Forest Hills NY, actor, Grady, Bob Crane Show)

Birth
1922

Allan Watkins, cricketer, England batsman late 40s early 50s)

Birth
1923

Andrea Domburg, Dutch actress, (Theo d'Or Prize, Keetje Tippel)

Birth
1924

Eleanora Duse, Ital actress (La Gioconda, La Locandiera), dies at 64

Death
1924

Daniel Melnick, NYC, producer, Get Smart)

Birth
1924

Ira Louvin, Rainsville Ala, country singer, Louvin Brothers)

Birth
1925

Chuvash Autonomous Region in RSFSR becomes Chuvash ASSR

Event
1925

No‰l Coward's "Fallen Angels," premieres in London

Event
1925

No baseball games played in NL due to Charles Ebbets' funeral

Event
1926

Elizabeth, Alexandra Mary Windsor II, Queen of England, 1952- )

Birth
1927

Robert Brustein, NYC, dean, Yale School of Drama)

Birth
1930

Christine [Elizabeth C] Poolman, Dutch actress (Mother), dies at 79

Death
1930

Silvana Mangano, Rome Italy, actress (Death in Venice, Barabbas)

Birth
1930

Margaret Rose, London England, Princess of York [or Aug 21]

Birth
1930

Don Tyson, founder, Tyson Foods)

Birth
1930

Robert S Bridges, poet laureate (Testament of beauty), dies at 85

Death