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 This day in History - July 21
368 Historic Events for July 21
1911

Marshall McLuhan, Canada, writer (Medium is the Massage)

Birth
1914

Philippe AriŠs, French historian

Birth
1915

Floyd McDaniel, blues singer/guitarist

Birth
1915

Duke of Norfolk

Birth
1915

Maurice Laing, English contractor/multi-millionaire

Birth
1917

Christopher J Forster, British RAF-pilot/capt, dies in battle

Death
1919

Dirigible crashes through bank skylight killing 13 (Chicago, Ill)

Event
1919

Anthony Fokker's establishes airplane factory at Hamburg and Amsterdam

Event
1920

Constantly, [A Nieuwenhuys], painter (Uprising of Homo Ludens)

Birth
1920

Isaac Stern, Kreminiecz Russia, violinist (debut SF Symph)

Birth
1920

Manuel Valls Gorina, composer

Birth
1921

Indians (9) and Yankees (7) hit a record 16 doubles

Event
1921

Billy Taylor, Greenville NC, orch leader (David Frost Show)

Birth
1922

Djemal Pasha, dictator of Turkey, murdered

Death
1922

Kay Starr, Dougherty Okla, singer (Rock and Roll Waltz, Club Oasis)

Birth
1923

Phillies score 12 in 6th and beat Cubs 17-4

Event
1923

Henny Alma, [Hendrika den Broek], Dutch actress (Soldier of Orange)

Birth
1924

Don Knotts, Morgantown WV, actor (Amdy Griffth Show, 3's Company)

Birth
1925

Monkey Trial ends-John Scopes found guilty of teaching Darwinism

Event
1925

Lovro Zupanovic, composer

Birth
1925

Al Checco, Pittsburgh PA, actor (Extreme Close-up)

Birth
1926

Gerald Ian Lacey, architect/town planner

Birth
1926

Karel Reisz, director (Everybody Wins, Isadora, Who'll Stop the Rain)

Birth
1926

Norman Jewison, director (Moonstruck, ...and Justice For All)

Birth
1926

Paul Burke, New Orleans, actor (Thomas Crown Affair) [or Jan 21]

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