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April 21 is the 111th day of the year (112th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 254 days remaining until the end of the year.

Events

Up to 1900

1901 – 2000

From 2001

  • 2002 – French Presidential Election: In the first round Jacques Chirac comes through, along with National Front leader Jean-Marie Le Pen.
  • 2004 – Suicide bombers target police stations in Basra, Iraq, killing 74 people.
  • 2005 – John Negroponte becomes the first United States Director of National Intelligence.
  • 2010 – After a week of being shut down due to the Eyjafjallajokull eruption, UK airspace reopens.
  • 2014 - The Boston Marathon is held for the first time since it was targeted by bombers in 2013. Rita Jeptoo wins the women's race, while Meb Kelfezighi wins the men's race, becoming the first US citizen to win it in over 30 years.

Births

Up to 1900

1901 – 1950

1951 – 1975

From 1976

Deaths

Up to 1900

1901 – 2000

From 2001

Observances


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