On This Day

What Happened on April 21, 1990

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Cartoon All Stars to Rescue" shown on all 4 TV networks
  • National League umpire is arrested for stealing baseball cards
  • Reds win running their record to 9-0, best start in club history

Famous Deaths

  • Erté, French artist
  • Johnny Beagley, winner of two 1942 World Series games, dies