Video: ‘Documentary 2015 | Queen Elizabeth II – One of The World’s Most Influential Women’
(Wednesday, April 21, 1926, 2:40 a.m. GMT) — Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II was born today in Mayfair, London, the first child of The Duke and Duchess of York, who later became King George VI and the Queen Mother.
Christened Elizabeth Alexandra Mary, the princess became monarch upon the death of her father in 1952, beginning a 64-year-old reign surpassing that of Queen Victoria.
(Tuesday, April 20, 1976) — Former Beatle George Harrison, wearing the uniform of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, appeared unannounced today with his friends the Monty Python comedy team at New York’s City Center, at West 55th Street, during their performance of “The Lumberjack Song.”
Video: 'Horowitz plays SchumannTraumerei in Moscow'
(Sunday, April 20, 1986) — Following an absence of six decades, Russian-born pianist Vladimir Horowitz performed today in the Soviet Union to a packed audience at the Grand Hall of the Tchaikovsky Conservatory in Moscow.