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Daily Almanac: April 21, 2022

Sunrise/Sunset:

RISE: 6:57 a.m.

SET: 8:28 p.m.

High/Low Temperatures:

High: 73 °F

Low: 52 °F

Wacky Holiday Today:

• Big Word Day

• Tuna Rights Day

• National High Five Day

What Happened On This Day:

• 1992 The first exoplanets are discovered

• 1934 The Surgeon’s photo, allegedly showing the Loch Ness Monster, is published in the Daily Mail

• 1918 The Red Baron is killed

Births On This Day:

• 1864 Max Weber

German economist, sociologist

• 1947 Iggy Pop

American singer-songwriter, producer, actor

Deaths On This Day:

• 2016 Prince

American singer-songwriter, guitarist, producer, actor

• 1910 Mark Twain

American author