On This Day

April 21, 1991 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • 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

Deaths in History

  • Richard Bolling, American politician (Rep-D-Missouri 1949-83), dies at 74
1991 in History