🏆Eraldo Pizzo -- is 83 in the year 2021 and 84 in the year 2022; b.4/21/1938 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Olympic Athlete, Water Polo Player, Italian
🎭🎵🎸Iggy Pop -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.4/21/1947
Hall of Famer, Actor, Composer, Songwriter, Drummer, Punk Rock Singer/Guitarist
Names/Places: b. in Ann Arbor, MI; NN:Godfather of Punk Rock; RN:James Newell Osterburg
Group Names: Iggy and The Stooges (founding member), soloist
Song Titles: List For Live, I'm Bored, Bang-Bang, Cry For Love, Real Wild Child
🏆🏁🏊Richard James "Rick" DeMont -- is 65 in the year 2021 and 66 in the year 2022; b.4/21/1956 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, American
🏆🥊Brutus Beefcake -- is 64 in the year 2021 and 65 in the year 2022; b.4/21/1957 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Wrestler
Names/Places: RN: Edward Harrison Leslie; Ring Name: Brutus "The Barber" Beefcake
🎵🎸Robert James Smith -- is 62 in the year 2021 and 63 in the year 2022; b.4/21/1959 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Lyricist, Songwriter, Punk Rock Singer/Guitarist, English
Names/Places: NN:The Top Howler in Pop Music
Misc: guested on South Park as the Barbra Streisand eliminator; some say b. 1957
Group Names: Siouxsie and the Banshes, The Cure, soloist
Song Titles: The Walk, The Love Cats, The Caterpillar, In Between Days, Boys Don't Cry, Why Can't I Be You?, Just Like Heaven, Lullaby, Lovesong, Never Enough, Close to Me, High, Friday I'm in Love
Album Titles: Faith, Pornography, The Top, The Head on the Door, Kiss Me Kiss Me Kiss Me, Disintegration, Wish, Wild Mood Swings
🏆🏒Michel Goulet -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.4/21/1960
Hall of Famer, NHL Left Wing, NHL Forward, Canadian
Misc: played 1978-1994
Sports Teams: Quebec Nordiques, Chicago Blackhawks, Birmingham Bulls
🏆🏁🏊Alexander "Alex" Baumann -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.4/21/1964 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, Canadian
Misc: Sports Administrator
🏆🏒Ed Belfour -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.4/21/1965
Hall of Famer, NHL Goaltender, Canadian
Misc: played 1989-2008
Sports Teams: Chicago Blackhawks, San Jose Sharks, Dallas Stars, Toronto Maple Leafs, Florida Panthers, Leksands IF (Swe-2)
🏆🏁🏊Danyon Joseph Loader -- is 46 in the year 2021 and 47 in the year 2022; b.4/21/1975 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, New Zealand
🏆🎳William Knox -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/21/1887 d.5/16/1944 (57)
Hall of Famer, Bowler
Misc: rolled the first 300 game in ABC Tournament history in 1913.
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🏆⚾Joe McCarthy -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/21/1887 d.1/3/1978 (90)
Hall of Famer, MLB Manager, MLB Player
Names/Places: FN:Joseph Vincent
Misc: won 2126 games & 9 pennants
🏆🥊Rocky Kansas -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/21/1893 d.1/10/1954 (60)
Hall of Famer, Boxer, Italian
🏆🏈Steve Owen -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/21/1898 d.5/17/1964 (66)
Hall of Famer, NFL Coach, NFL Player, College Football Player
Sports Teams: Kansas City Blues (player 1924), Hartford Blues (player 1925), Cleveland Bulldogs (player 1925), Kansas City Cowboys (player 1925), New York Giants (player 1926-1931), New York Giants (player 1933), New York Giants (coach 1930-1953), Philadelphia Eagles (coach 1956-1957), Toronto Argonauts (coach 1959), Calgary Stampeders (coach 1960), Saskatchewan Roughriders (coach 1961-1962), Syracuse Stormers (coach 1963)
🏆🏈Ken Strong -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/21/1906 d.10/5/1979 (73)
Hall of Famer, NFL Player
Misc: NFL, AFL halfback; the first player in NFL history to attempt and score on a fair catch kick.
Sports Teams: New York University, Staten Island Stapletons (1929-1932), New York Giants (1933-1935), New York Yankees (AFL II, 1936-1937), New York Giants (1939), New York Giants (1944-1947)
🏆🥊Angelo Savoldi -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/21/1914 d.9/20/2013 (99)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler, Italian
Names/Places: RN:Mario Louis Fornini Sr.
🏆🎳John Jowdy -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/21/1920 d.8/1/2013 (93)
Hall of Famer, Bowler
🎵Ira Louvin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/21/1924 d.6/20/1965 (41)
Hall of Famer, Mandolin, Country Singer/Guitarist
Names/Places: aka Ira Loudermilk
Misc: Grand Ole Opry
Group Names: The Louvin Bros
💰🏆🏁William Ralph Seagraves -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/21/1929 d.9/27/1998 (69)
Hall of Famer, Businessperson, Drag Racer
Misc: initiated R.J. Reynolds sponorship of motorsports
🏆⚽Jack Taylor -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/21/1930 d.7/27/2012 (82)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, English
Misc: soccer referee
🏆🏀Morgan Wootten -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/21/1931 N.S. d.1/21/2020 N.S. (88)
Hall of Famer, Basketball Coach
Misc: won 5 High School championships, 22 Washington DC championships, and 33 WCAC championships
Sports Teams: DeMatha Catholic High School (coach 1956-2002)
🏆🏒Bob Cleary -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/21/1936 d.9/16/2015 N.S. (79)
Hall of Famer, Hockey Figure, Olympic Athlete
Names/Places: RN:Robert Barry Cleary
🏆⚽James Yull "Jim" McLean -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/21/1937 N.S. d.12/26/2020 N.S. (83)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Scottish
Misc: inside forward and manager
✍Mark Twain -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/30/1835 d.4/21/1910 (79)
Hall of Famer, Novelist, Humorist
Names/Places: b. in Florida, Missouri, RN:Samuel Langhorne Clemens; d. in Redding, Connecticut
Misc: he was born & died on days Halley's comet visited Earth, coincidence?
Book Titles: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County, A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, The Prince & the Pauper, The American Claimant
🏆🏌Charles Blair Macdonald -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/14/1855 d.4/21/1939 (83)
Hall of Famer, Golfer
Misc: inaugural U.S. Amateur champion, founding Vice-President of the USGA and Father of American Golf Architecture
🏆🎳Jimmy Smith -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/19/1885 d.4/21/1946 (60)
Hall of Famer, Bowler
🎵Earl Hooker -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/15/1929 d.4/21/1970 (41)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Singer/Guitarist, Drummer, Harmonicaist, Keyboardist, Blues Performer
Names/Places: John Lee's cousin
🎵Neal Matthews Jr. -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/26/1929 d.4/21/2000 (70)
Hall of Famer, Country Performer
Group Names: Jordanaires
🏆🎾🏁🏇Ogden Phipps -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/26/1908 d.4/21/2002 (93)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player, Horse Trainer
Misc: Thoroughbred owner and breeder
🎵🎷Nina Simone -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/21/1933 d.4/21/2003 (70)
Hall of Famer, Composer/Songwriter, Songwriter, Jazz Singer, Jazz Pianist, Soul Singer
Names/Places: b. in Tryon, N.C.; RN:Eunice Kathleen Waymon
🏆🏀Darrell Garretson -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/18/1932 N.S. d.4/21/2008 N.S. (76)
Hall of Famer, Basketball Referee
Misc: Officiated in the NBA for 27 years from 1967 to 1994, and later served as NBA Supervisor of Officials for 17 years from 1981 to 1998.
⛪🎭🎵🎸Prince -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/7/1958 N.S. d.4/21/2016 N.S. (57)
Hall of Famer, Protestant, Movie Actor, Music Producer, Arranger, Songwriter, Drummer, Keyboardist, Percussionist, Pianist, Rhythm and Blues Singer, Rock & Roll Guitarist
Names/Places: b. in Minneapolis, Minnesota; RN: Prince Rogers Nelson
Misc: had his own label Paisley Park
Group Names: Prince & the Revolution, Prince and the New Power Generation, soloist
Song Titles: I Wanna Be Your Lover, Sexy Dancer, Uptown, Controversy, 1999, Little Red Corvette, Delirious, When Doves Cry, Let's Go Crazy, Purpe Rain, I Would Die 4 U, Raspberry Beret, Pop Life, A Love Bizarre, Kiss, Sign o' the Times, U Got the Look, I Could Never Take the Place of Your Man, Alphabet St., Batdance, Thieves in the Temple, Cream, Diamonds and Pearls, 7, The Most Beautiful Girl in the World
Album Titles: Prince, Dirty Mind, Controversy, 1999, Purple Rain, Around the World in a Day, Romance 1600, Parade, Sign o' the Times, Lovesexy, Batman, Graffiti Bridge, Diamonds and Pearls, Love Symbol Album, The Gold Experience
Video Titles: Purple Rain, Prince and the Revolution: Live, Sign o' the Times, Gett Off -The Home Video Film, The Hits Collection, Rave Un2 the Year 2000
Movie Titles: Purple Rain, Under the Cherry Moon, Sign o' the Times, Graffiti Bridge
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