On This Day

What Happened on April 21, 1977

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Billy Martin pulls Yankee line-up out of a hat, beats Blue Jays 8-6
  • C Strouse & M Charnins musical "Annie" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 2377 performances
  • Zia ur-Rahman appointed president of Bangladesh

Famous Birthdays

  • Doseone, American rapper

Famous Deaths

  • Milton "Gummo" Marx, American comic (Marx Brothers), dies at 84