Famous People Born Today April 21: Elisabeth II, Catherine the Great, Andie McDowell, Charlotte Bronte, Jacob Perez, Tony Romo, Tony Danza, Iggy Pop, Steve Backshall, James Mcavoy
Well, we hope you are having a nice Sunday. Let’s take a look at some famous people born on April 21.
Elisabeth II, Queen of England, Queen of the United Kingdom and the other Commonwealth realms. Elizabeth was the first child of Prince Albert, Duke of York (later King George VI), and his wife, Elizabeth. Her father was the second son of King George V and Queen Mary.
Talking about great women…Catherine the Great was born on April 21 1729. She was Empress of Russia from 1729 to 1796.
Today is also the birthday of Jacob Perez, American singer with the boy band Mindless Behavior; to Tony Romo, current quarterback for the Cowboys; Tony Danza, who played widowed housekeeper Tony Micelli on Who’s the boss?; to Iggy Pop, Steve Backshall, James Mcavoy… and of course, to Andie McDowell.
On April 21 1816, one child was born in a very literary family. Her name was Charlotte Bronte. Some years later she would write Jane Eyre.
I cannot lead you into battle. I do not give you laws or administer justice but I can do something else – I can give my heart and my devotion to these old islands and to all the peoples of our brotherhood of nations.
Queen Elizabeth II