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 This day in History - June 21
400 Historic Events for June 21
1921

Jean Kent, London England, actress (Adv of Sir Francis Drake)

Birth
1921

H Heiáenbttel, writer

Birth
1921

Jane Russell, Bemidji MN, full-figured actress (Outlaw)

Birth
1922

Jim McConnon, cricketer (England off-spinner against Pakistan 1954)

Birth
1922

Judy Holliday, NYC, comedienne/actress (Born Yesterday, Adam's Rib)

Birth
1923

Marcus Garvey sentenced to 5 years for using mail to defraud

Event
1923

John Compton, Lynchburg Tn, actor (Shannon-D.A.'s Man)

Birth
1924

NCRV, Dutch Christian Radio Society, forms

Event
1924

Wally Fawkes, cartoonist/jazz clarinettist

Birth
1925

Jan H Leopold, poet/classical (translated Omar Khayyam), dies at 60

Death
1925

Maureen Stapleton, Troy NY, actress (Airport, Coccoon, Plaza Suite)

Birth
1927

Carl Burton Stokes, Cleveland, (Mayor-Cleve)/TV newscaster

Birth
1927

Jackie Collum, baseball player

Birth
1928

Judith Raskin, NYC, soprano (Susanna-Le Nozze di Figaro)

Birth
1928

V G Yershov, cosmonaut

Birth
1929

John Morgan, British ambassador (to Mexico)

Birth
1929

Agha Saadat Ali, cricketer (Paki bat in Test v NZ 1956, scored 8*)

Birth
1930

Patricia Lindop, radio biologist

Birth
1930

Gerald Kaufman, British MP (shadow Foreign Secretary)

Birth
1930

Ruth hits 3 HRs as Yanks blow 6-0 lead in 7th and lose 15-7

Event
1930

Peter Marshall, police commissioner (London)

Birth
1930

Mike McCormack, NFL offensive tackle (NY Yankees, Cleveland, Phila)

Birth
1931

Lawrence K Grossman, News president (NBC-TV)

Birth
1931

Margaret Heckler, US Secretary of Health and Human Services (1983-85)

Birth
1932

Jack Sharkey beats Max Schmeling in 15 for heavyweight boxing title

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