What Happened on April 8, 1921

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan Novák, Czech classical composer, born in Nová Říše, Morovia (d. 1984)
  • Virginia O'Brien, American actress and singer (Gus, Ziegfeld Follies), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2001)

Famous Deaths

  • Ernst von Possart, German actor and theatre director (Bayerische Hoftheater), dies at 79