Titanic : On this Day... 21 April

Year Month Day

The following 4 people were born

DOUGLAS, Mr Walter Donald — 21st April 1861
THAYER, Mr John Borland — 21st April 1862
LUCAS, Mr William Arthur — 21st April 1886
EDBROOKE, Mr Francis Samuel Jacob — 21st April 1888

The following 4 people died

HANKINSON, Mr Thomas William — 21st April 1936
DOUGLAS, Mrs Mahala — 21st April 1945
GEORGE/JOSEPH, Mrs Shawneene — 21st April 1947
EARNSHAW, Mrs Olive — 21st April 1958

The following 63 items were published

Hampshire Advertiser (1900) THE CHARGE OF MURDERING A SEAMAN — 21st April 1900  
The Times (1904) MRS. PIRRIE AWARDED FREEDOM OF THE CITY OF BELFAST — 21st April 1904  
New York Times (1907) PRESIDENT'S SON STAR AT RECITAL — 21st April 1907  
(1912) LETTER FROM WILLIAM BYLES TO HIS MOTHER-IN-LAW — 21st April 1912  
(1912) MEMORIAL SERVICE PROGRAMME — 21st April 1912  
(1912) POSTCARD SENT BY MAN WHO SHOULD HAVE BEEN ON THE TITANIC — 21st April 1912  
Boston Daily Globe (1912) GIRL WENT DOWN TO SAVE ANOTHER — 21st April 1912  
Calgary Herald (1912) THESE TWO MEN JUMPED OVERBOARD JUST BEFORE TITANIC SANK; ALL LIGHTS LIT WHEN SHE FOUNDERED — 21st April 1912  
Chicago American (1912) LOSES FAMILY BY WRECK — 21st April 1912  
Chicago Daily Tribune (1912) OAK PARK TITANIC SURVIVOR — 21st April 1912  
Chicago Examiner (1912) INVESTIGATORS SEND TUG 25 MILES DOWN HARBOR TO TAKE SAILOR OFF LINER; INQUIRY GOES TO WASHINGTON TO PREVENT TAMPERING WITH WITNESSES. — 21st April 1912  
Chicago Inter Ocean (1912) 50 TITANIC BELLBOYS DIED SMOKING AS WOMEN FILLED BOATS — 21st April 1912  
Chicago Inter Ocean (1912) JAY YATES, GAMBLER, ONE OF THE HEROES — 21st April 1912  
Chicago Inter Ocean (1912) TITANIC'S CAPTAIN LEAPED FROM SINKING LINER WITH CHILD IN ARMS — 21st April 1912  
Chicago Record-Herald (1912) IOWA FAMILY DROWNS — 21st April 1912  
Chicago Record-Herald (1912) MRS. BENJAMIN GUGGENHEIM RECEIVES HUSBAND' LAST MESSAGE FROM TITANIC SURVIVOR — 21st April 1912  
Chicago Tribune (1912) ANOTHER CHICAGOAN STILL FEARS — 21st April 1912  
Chicago Tribune (1912) CELTIC PASSENGERS IN PANIC — 21st April 1912  
Chicago Tribune (1912) DULUTH WOMAN TELLS STORY — 21st April 1912  
Chicago Tribune (1912) JESSIE LEITCH'S STORY — 21st April 1912  
Chicago Tribune (1912) OAK PARK WOMAN TITANIC SURVIVOR — 21st April 1912  
Eastbourne Gazette (1912) DEATHS : WOODWARD — 21st April 1912  
La Tribune de Genève (1912) THE ARNOLD AND HAAS FAMILIES — 21st April 1912  
Le Journal de Genève (1912) THE KINK FAMILY — 21st April 1912  
New York Evening Journal (1912) MAYOR HAS TRIBUTE FOR ISIDOR STRAUS — 21st April 1912  
New York Evening Journal (1912) MRS. ASTOR ABLE TO GREET FAMILY — 21st April 1912  
New York Herald (1912) MRS GOLDENBERG'S ACCOUNT — 21st April 1912  
New York Herald (1912) THOMAS WHITELEY : THREE WARNINGS WERE GIVEN TO THE OFFICER ON THE BRIDGE — 21st April 1912  
New York Herald (1912) TITANIC : THE COUNTESS OF ROTHES AND THE PHANTOM LIGHT — 21st April 1912  
New York Times (1912) ACCUSE WIRELESS OPERATOR — 21st April 1912  
New York Times (1912) ALARM FROM LOOKOUT IGNORED, SAILOR SAYS — 21st April 1912  
New York Times (1912) BEATEN FROM LIFEBOAT — 21st April 1912  
New York Times (1912) COMFORT FOR OSCAR STRAUS — 21st April 1912  
New York Times (1912) CONSOLE PHILLIPS'S PARENTS — 21st April 1912  
New York Times (1912) DEATH NOTICE OF BEN FOREMAN — 21st April 1912  
New York Times (1912) DEATH NOTICE OF EDITH EVANS — 21st April 1912  
New York Times (1912) GAVE LIVES FOR THE MAILS — 21st April 1912  
New York Times (1912) GOSSIP OF THE MOTOR CYCLISTS — 21st April 1912  
New York Times (1912) HAROLD BRIDE RESTING — 21st April 1912  
New York Times (1912) MEMORIAL NOTICE (2) — 21st April 1912  
New York Times (1912) MEMORIAL NOTICE FOR ISIDOR AND IDA STRAUS — 21st April 1912  
New York Times (1912) PEACE MEN MOURN THEIR LOSS — 21st April 1912  
New York Times (1912) PRAYER SERVICE NOTICE FOR GEORGE ROSENSHINE — 21st April 1912  
New York Times (1912) TRIBUTE TO STRAUS PAID IN SYNAGOGUES — 21st April 1912  
New York Times (1912) WOMEN WORK HARD FOR RESCUED FOLK — 21st April 1912  
New York World (1912) LOOKOUT CLAIMS MURDOCH SHOT HIMSELF — 21st April 1912  
News of the World (1912) LOST IN THE TITANIC — 21st April 1912  
North American (1912) U. S. HIS LIFE GOAL, HE WENT DOWN ON TITANIC — 21st April 1912  
Public Ledger (1912) ARTHUR RYERSON — 21st April 1912  
Sunday Independent (1912) SUFFERERS BOTH — 21st April 1912  
The New York Times (1912) MOST OF THE CREW SAIL — 21st April 1912  
The New York Times (1912) MRS. ASTOR IN NO DANGER — 21st April 1912  
The New York Times (1912) NEWS SUPPRESSED ON CELTIC — 21st April 1912  
The New York Times (1912) SEALING THE LIPS OF TITANIC'S CREW — 21st April 1912  
The New York Times (1912) SINKING SHIP'S BAND CHOSE FITTING HYMN — 21st April 1912  
The New York Times (1912) THINKS TIMES LIST SAVED FATHER'S LIFE — 21st April 1912  
Washington Herald (1912) LICENSE ISSUED TITANIC SURVIVOR — 21st April 1912  
Washington Herald (1912) MAJ. BUTT' S PLACE NOT YET FILLED — 21st April 1912  
Washington Herald (1912) MRS. T. W. CAVENDISH — 21st April 1912  
Washington Herald (1912) PEUCHEN COMES BACK AT ISMAY — 21st April 1912  
Washington Herald (1912) THOMAS WHITELEY : DESCRIBES LAST MEAL ON TITANIC — 21st April 1912  
New York Times (1931) SIR COSMO DUFF-GORDON — 21st April 1931  
Titanica! (2015) TITANIC AND THE BEDA: FR THOMAS BYLES — 21st April 2015