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 This day in History - November 21
340 Historic Events for November 21
1944

Personnel and executive staff of Philips demonstrate for more food

Event
1945

Benjamin Britten's 2nd String quartet in C, premieres

Event
1945

Goldie Hawn, Takoma Park Md, actress (Laugh-in, Private Benjamin)

Birth
1945

General Motors workers go on strike

Event
1945

Robert Benchley, US humorist (My 10 years in a quandary), dies at 56

Death
1946

Georgi Dimitrov elected premier of Bulgaria

Event
1946

Harry Truman becomes 1st US president to travel in a submerged sub

Event
1946

Jonas Tomasson, composer

Birth
1947

Bill Longson beats Lou Thesz in St Louis, to become wrestling champ

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1947

Dick W de Cloe, Dutch MP (PvdA)

Birth
1948

Lonnie Jordan, San Diego Ca, rock keyboardist/vocalist (War)

Birth
1948

Bokke RS Pollema journalist/author (Lock of hair and l˜en), dies at 65

Death
1948

Alphonse Mouson, rocker

Birth
1949

Bill Veeck sells Indians for $22 million

Event
1949

Nickolas Grace, Cheshire England, actor (Diamond's Edge)

Birth
1949

Basil Williams, cricketer (century on debut for West Indies 1978)

Birth
1950

Livingston Taylor, Boston, rocker (I Will be in Love With You)

Birth
1950

Bruce Laird, cricketer (tough Australian opener 1979-82)

Birth
1950

Alberto Juantorena, Cuba, 400m dash (Olympic-gold-1976)

Birth
1952

Deborah Shelton, Wash DC, actress (Dallas, Ocean Kill, Body Double)

Birth
1952

Lorna Luft, Scarsdale NY, singer/actress (Where the Boys Are-1980)

Birth
1952

William Green, union chairman (AFL 1924-52), dies at 79

Death
1952

Dodgers pitcher Joe Black wins NL Rookie of Year

Event
1952

Henri‰tte Roland Holst-de Schalk, marxist author, dies at 82

Death
1952

Eamonn Coghlan, Ireland, 1500m runner (Oly-4th-76)

Birth