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 This day in History - November 21
340 Historic Events for November 21
1921

Vivian Blaine, Newark NJ, actress (Guys and Dolls, Skirts Ahoy)

Birth
1921

Geza Anda, Hungarian/Swiss pianist (Mozart/Bart¢k)

Birth
1922

Rebecca L Felton (Ga) sworn in as 1st female US Senator

Event
1922

Maria Casares, La Coruna Spain, French actress (Orpheus, Lectrice)

Birth
1924

British premier Baldwin cancels Labor contract with USSR

Event
1925

Red Grange plays final Univ of Illinois game, signs with Chicago Bears

Event
1925

Johan "Poncke" Princen, KNIL-defector/civil rights in Djakarta

Birth
1927

Joseph Campanella, NYC, actor (Dr Steffen-The Nurses, Lou-Mannix)

Birth
1928

Hermann Sudermann, German author (Frau Sorge), dies

Death
1929

Marilyn French, US author (The Women's Room)

Birth
1931

Malcolm Williamson, composer

Birth
1932

Vito Pardo, Italian sculptor (Columbus monument Argentina), dies

Death
1932

Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen, composer

Birth
1932

Jim Ringo, NFL center (Green Bay, Philadelphia)

Birth
1933

1st US ambassador to USSR, W.C. Bullitt, begins service

Event
1933

Henry Hartsfield Jr, Birmingham Ala, astro (STS-4, STS 41-D, STS 61A)

Birth
1933

Frank Brake, English multi-millionaire

Birth
1933

Jean Shepard, Pauls Valley Okla, country singer (Ozark Jubilee)

Birth
1934

NY Yankees buy Joe DiMaggio from SF Seals (Pacific Coast League)

Event
1934

"Uiver" returns from Schiphol in London-Melbourne air race

Event
1934

Peter Philpott, cricketer (NSW and Australian leg spinner 1965-66)

Birth
1934

Laurence Luckinbill, Ft Smith Ark, actor (Delphi Bureau, Ike)

Birth
1935

Jean Giraudoux' "La Guerre de Troie n'Aura," premieres in Paris

Event
1935

1st commercial crossing of Pacific by plane (China Clipper)

Event
1936

James De Preist, Philadelphia Penn, conductor (Mitropolos 1964)

Birth