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 This day in History - July 21
368 Historic Events for July 21
1892

Gijsbert Friedhoff, architect (tax office Wibautstraat, Amsterdam)

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1892

Anton Schnack, German writer/poet

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1893

Hans Fallada, writer

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1895

H G "Nummy" Deane, South African cricket Test captain (1927-31)

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1895

Ken Maynard, Texas, cowboy/actor/producer (Bigfoot)

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1896

National Federation of Afro-American Women and Colored Women's

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1896

Jean Rivier, Villemomble France, composer (V‚nitienne)

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1897

Tate Gallery opens in England

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1898

Sara Carter, Virginia, vocalist/guitarist (Carter Family)

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1898

Ernest Willem Mulder, composer

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1898

Spain cedes Guam to US

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1899

Ernest Hemmingway, Oak Park, for whom the bell tolled... (Nobel 1954)

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1899

Hart Crane, US, poet (Bridge)

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1900

Pope Leo XIII encyclical to Greek-Melkite rite

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1901

Allyn Joslyn, Milford Pa, actor (They Won't Forget, Cafe Society)

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1902

Belcampo, [Herman P Sch”nfeld Wichers], Dutch writer

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1903

Theodore Karyotakis, composer

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1904

After 13 years, the 4,607-mile Trans-Siberian railway is completed

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1904

Camille Jenatzy sets world auto speed record at 65.79 MPH

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1905

Diana Trilling, writer

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1906

Daniel Ayala Perez, composer

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1907

Ross Alexander, Brooklyn NY, actor (Boulder Dam, Capt Blood)

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1909

Iorwerth Eiddon Stephen Edwards, Egyptologist

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1910

Johan Peter Selmer, composer, dies at 66

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1911

Jozef Cyrankiewicz, premier Poland (1947..70)

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