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UPI Almanac for Sunday, April 21, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Saturday, April 21, 2012.
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Air show pilot killed, biplane 'totaled'

RHINEBECK, N.Y., Aug. 18 (UPI) -- A veteran pilot was killed when a World War I replica biplane crashed at a Rhinebeck, N.Y., antique-aviation air show, police said Monday.

Biography to shatter Red Baron myth

LONDON, May 11 (UPI) -- The chivalrous image typically associated with German flying ace Manfred von Richthofen, the so-called Red Baron, is undeserved, a British biographer claims.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Monday, April 21, 2008.
By United Press International

The Almanac

UPI almanac for Saturday, April 21, 2007.
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The Almanac

Today is Friday, April 21, the 111th day of 2006 with 254 to follow.
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The Almanac

The weekly UPI Almanac package for April 17-23, 2006.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Thursday, April 21, the 111th day of 2005 with 254 to follow.
By United Press International

Red Baron showed signs of brain injury

COLUMBIA, Mo., Sept. 20 (UPI) -- The demise of Germany's World War I flying ace Baron Manfred von Richthofen may be partly attributable to an earlier brain injury, U.S. researchers said.

The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, April 21, the 112th day of 2004 with 254 to follow.
By United Press International

A Blast from the Past

With "Remember the Alamo!" as their stirring battle cry, Texas forces under Sam Houston defeated the army of Mexican General Santa Anna at San Jacinto on this date in 1836, setting the stage for the birth of the Republic of Texas.
By United Press International

A Blast from the Past

The weekly UPI Blast from thePast package for April 21-27.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Monday, April 21, the 111th day of 2003 with 254 to follow.
By United Press International
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Jasta 11 (January 1917)

Manfred Albrecht Freiherr von Richthofen (2 May 1892 – 21 April 1918), widely known as the Red Baron, was a German fighter pilot with the Imperial German Army Air Service (Luftstreitkräfte) during World War I. He is considered the ace-of-aces of that war, being officially credited with 80 air combat victories, more than any other pilot.

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