Tuesday 21st September 2021
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1411: Richard Plantagenet, claimant to the English throne, born in Conisbrough.
1926: Irish actor Hamilton Deane arrives at the Grand Theatre to star in his hugely popular stage play of Dracula.
1998: Mexborough's Pork pie millionaire butcher Fred Green leaves his £12m fortune to Doncaster Royal Infirmary.
2006: The old landmark concrete chimney at DRI demolished.
2014: The official re-opening of Bentley Pavilion and Bentley Park after £2m landscaping and redevelopment.
191 Years Ago Today
Local eccentric and prankster Jemmy Hirst dies.»