April 21st: What is special about this date?

April 21st marks the 111th day of the Gregorian calendar year (or the 112th in case of leap years). There are 254 days remaining until the end of the year. Discover famous birthdays on April 21st, celebrities died on this date, the zodiac sign associated to April 21st and what happened on April 21st in history. On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about April 21st.

birthday

April 21st: what famous birthdays are on this date?

On April 21st there are the following famous birthdays:


  • Elizabeth II
    Elizabeth II (1926)

    Elizabeth ii is the queen of the united kingdom and other commonwealth realms, and the longest-reigning monarch in british history.

  • Tony Danza
    Tony Danza (1951)

    Tony danza is an american actor best known for his roles in the tv shows 'taxi' and 'who's the boss?'.

  • James McAvoy
    James McAvoy (1979)

    Scottish actor, most well-known for his roles in "chronicles of narnia: the lion, the witch and the wardrobe", and "wanted", as well as...

  • Iggy Pop
    Iggy Pop (1947)

    American musician, a punk rocker.

  • Christian Coma
    Christian Coma (1985)

    Christian coma is a drummer best known for his work with the rock band black veil brides.

  • Rollo May
    Rollo May (1909)

    American psychoanalyst, lecturer and pioneer in existential psychology.

  • Charles Grodin
    Charles Grodin (1935)

    American actor and talk show host (d. 2021).

  • Alana Ladd
    Alana Ladd (1943)

    American celebrity and one of the four children of actor alan ladd.

  • Claire Denis
    Claire Denis (1948)

    Paris, france -- actress (boom boom chocolat, paris).

  • John Mortimer
    John Mortimer (1923)

    British screenwriter, barrister and author.

  • See more celebrities born on April 21st

How to check someone's birthday?

If you’re looking for a person's birth date, have a look at our Birthday Search Guide

RIP

April 21st: who died on this date?

On April 21st the following celebrities died:


  • Nina Simone
    Nina Simone (2003)

    American jazz singer.

  • Ursula Jeans
    Ursula Jeans (1973)

    Simla, india -- actress ("i lived with you, over the moon").

  • James Melton
    James Melton (1961)

    American operatic tenor, of pneumonia at 56.

  • Charles 'Buddy' Rogers
    Charles 'Buddy' Rogers (1999)

    American actor and musician (born in 1904).

  • Lymon Twain (1910)

    Lymon Twain was an American writer, humorist, entrepreneur, publisher, and lecturer.

  • Mark Twain (1910)

    Mark Twain was a renowned American author known for his classic novels such as 'The Adventures of Tom Sawyer' and 'Adventures of Huckleberry...

  • Mackinsey Twain (1910)

    Mackinsey Twain was a celebrated American writer and humorist, known for his iconic novels 'The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn' and 'The...

  • Oaks Twain (1910)

    Oaks Twain was a celebrated American novelist and humorist, best known for his classic works such as 'The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn'.

  • Samuel Clemens (1910)

    Samuel Clemens, better known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an American writer, humorist, entrepreneur, publisher, and lecturer who was a...

  • Nolon Twain (1910)

    Nolon Twain was a celebrated American novelist and humorist, best known for his iconic works 'The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn' and 'The...

  • See all famous people who died on April 21st

zodiac

April 21st: what zodiac sign is associated with this date?


On April 21st, the zodiac sign associated with this date is Taurus according to the Western Zodiac.

Taurus zodiac sign

April 21st: what is special about the Taurus sign?

The Taurus sign encompasses people born between April 20th and May 20th.

You can discover Taurus's personality traits and attitude and Taurus's most and least compatible signs.

If you're a Taurus born in April discover why April born are so special.

history

April 21st: what happened on this date in history?

Here's what happened on April 21st in history:


  • Apr 21, 1934: Moe Berg, Washington Senators' catcher, plays American League record 117th consecutive errorless game.
  • Apr 21, 1940: Netherlands beats Belgium 4-2 in soccer.
  • Apr 21, 1955: Minas Gerais Argentina tunnel caves in; 30 die.
  • Apr 21, 1963: Beatles meet Rolling Stones for 1st time
  • Apr 21, 1964: Pirates and Cubs combine for 9 HRs, Pirates win 8-5
  • Apr 21, 1967: EO, Evangelical Broadcasting, begins in the Netherlands
  • Apr 21, 1970: Reds clout 7 HRs by 6 batters, Braves counter with 3 HRs, 6 for one team and 9 different batters for two teams, all tie or set records
  • Apr 21, 1976: Swine Flu vaccine, for non-epidemic, enters testing.
  • Apr 21, 1989: George W Bush and Edward W Rose become CEO of Texas Rangers
  • Apr 21, 1992: High Rollers opens at Helen Hayes theater on Broadway
  • Apr 21, 1997: Ashes of Timothy Leary and Gene Roddenberry launched into orbit
  • Apr 21, 2012: Arab Spring
calendar

What day of the year is April 21st?


April 21st marks the 111th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (or the 112th in case of leap years).

There are 254 days remaining until the end of the year.

April 21st is the 21st day of the month of April.

holidays

April 21st: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?