What Happened on April 21, 1930

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Fire at Ohio State Penitentiary kills 322
  • Vladimir Mayakovsky's "Moskva Golid" premieres in Moscow

Famous Birthdays

  • Don Tyson, founder, Tyson Foods)
  • Silvana Mangano, actress (Death in Venice, Barabbas), born in Rome, Italy

Famous Deaths

  • Christine [Elizabeth C] Poolman, Dutch actress (Mother), dies at 79
  • Robert Bridges, English poet (Testament of beauty) and British Poet Laureate (1913-30), dies at 85