On This Day

What Happened on April 21, 1985

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Bomb attacks in NATO/AEG-Telefunken building in Brussels
  • Ingrid Kristiansen wins London Marathon in a record 2:21:06

Famous Deaths

  • Foster Hewitt, Canadian radio pioneer (b. 1902)
  • Rudi Gernreich, US designer (miniskirt), dies at 62
  • Tancredo Neves, president-elect of Brazil, dies at 75