On This Day

What Happened on April 21, 2016

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Barack Obama begins a 4 day visit to the UK with Michelle Obama

44th US President Barack Obama
44th US President
Barack Obama
US First Lady Michelle Obama
US First Lady
Michelle Obama

Famous Deaths

  • Lonnie Mack, American rocker (Baby What's Wrong), dies at 74
  • Peter Ruckman, American Baptist minister and founder of Pensacola Bible Institute in Pensacola, dies at 94

Person of interestPrince Rogers Nelson

Prince [Rogers Nelson], American singer-songwriter and musician (1999, Purple Rain), dies at 57


2016 Highlights

About April 21, 2016

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 4 years, 7 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Taurus