On This Day

What Happened on April 21, 1954

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Georgi Malenkov becomes premier of USSR

Soviet Leader Georgy Malenkov
Soviet Leader
Georgy Malenkov
  • USAF flies French battalion to Vietnam

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