What Happened on April 21, 1991

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

52nd PGA Seniors Golf Championship: Jack Nicklaus

  • French underwater archaeologist Franck Goddio discovers the San Diego, Dutch galleon sunk in 1600 off Fortune Island in the Philippines
  • Greatest extra-inning comeback, Pitts scores 6 in bottom of 11th erasing 5 run Cub lead, Pirates also trailed 7-2 in bottom of 9th
  • Jakov Tolstikov wins 4th World Cup marathon (2:09:17)
  • NFL Draft: University of Miami defensive tackle Russell Maryland first pick by Dallas Cowboys
  • Rosa Mota wins 4th World Cup female marathon (2:26:14)

Famous Birthdays

  • Max Chilton, British racing driver, born in Redhill

Famous Deaths

  • Richard Bolling, American politician (Rep-D-Missouri 1949-83), dies at 74
  • Willi Boskovsky, Austrian conductor (new years concert), dies at 81