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 This day in History - March 21
378 Historic Events for March 21
1909

Moran and MacFarland (US) wins Europe's 1st 6 day bicycle race (Berlin)

Event
1910

Nick Castle, Bkln, choreographer (Dinah Shore, Judy Garland)

Birth
1911

John Paxton, screenwriter (On The Beach, Kotch, Farewell My Lovely)

Birth
1912

Peter Bull, actor/author (Executioner, Tom Jones, Dr Strangelove)

Birth
1913

-26] Flood in Ohio, kills 400

Event
1913

Max Youngstein, NYC, producer (United Artists)

Birth
1913

George Ghita Ionescu, academic

Birth
1914

Paul Tortelier, composer

Birth
1914

Herman Siles Zuazo, politician

Birth
1914

US Ladies Figure Skating championship won by Theresa Weld

Event
1914

US Mens Figure Skating championship won by Norman M Scott

Event
1916

JP Van Limburg Stirum succeeds AWF Idenburg as gov-gen of Neth Indies

Event
1916

Victor de Stuers, Dutch art expert, dies at 72

Death
1917

1st female US Navy Petty Officer is Loretta Walsh

Event
1918

Joe Carveth, NHL forward (scored 20 or more goals in 3 seasons)

Birth
1918

Howard Cosell, Winston-Salem NC, sportscaster (Monday Night Football)

Birth
1918

-28] During WW I Germany launches Somme offensive

Event
1919

Lois Collier, SC, actress (Mary-Boston Blackie, Slave Girl)

Birth
1919

Geoffrey Pinnington, journalist

Birth
1920

Bruno Maderna, composer [or Apr 21]

Birth
1920

Federigo Tozzi, Ital writer/journalist (Torre, Tre Croci), dies at 37

Death
1921

"Big Jim" Colisimo, US gangster, murdered by Al Capone

Death
1921

Walter Kerr Theater (Ritz, CBS, NBC, ABC) opens at 223 W 48th St NYC

Event
1921

Arthur Grumiaux, Belgian violinist

Birth
1921

Antony Hopkins, composer

Birth