On This Day

April 21, 1997 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Ashes of Timothy Leary & Gene Roddenberry launched into orbit
  • I. K. Gujral sworn in as Prime Minister of India

Deaths in History

  • Andres Rodriguez, Paraguayan president (1989-93), dies
  • Diosdado Macapagal, President of the Philippines (1961-65), dies at 86