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 This day in History - July 21
368 Historic Events for July 21
1946

Zbigniew Kaczmarek, Poland, lightweight (Olympic-gold-1976)

Birth
1946

J‚sus T Pi¤erol becomes 1st native born Puerto Rican governor

Event
1947

Indonesia begins 1st political election

Event
1947

Cat Stevens, [Yusaf Islam], rock vocalist (Peace Train, Father and Son)

Birth
1947

John J Duncan Jr, (Rep-R-Tennessee)

Birth
1947

Chetan Chauhan, Indian cricket opener (Gavaskar's partner for a while)

Birth
1947

Wendell Burton, San Antonio Tx, actor (Lucas-New Dick Van Dyke Show)

Birth
1948

Art Hindle, Halifax Nova Scotia, actor (Jeff-Dallas, Berrengers)

Birth
1948

WSPD TV channel 13 in Toledo, OH (NBC) begins broadcasting

Event
1948

Arshile Gorky, abstract expressionist, dies at 43

Death
1948

Donald Nichols Tweedy, composer, dies at 58

Death
1948

Garry Trudeau, political cartoonist (Doonesbury)

Birth
1949

Senate ratifies North Atlantic Treaty by a vote of 82-13 (NATO)

Event
1949

Ludmila Smirnova, USSR, pairs figure skater (Olympic-silver-1972)

Birth
1950

Larry Tolbert, rock drummer (Raydio)

Birth
1950

Albert Riemenschneider, composer, dies at 71

Death
1951

Doug Collins, US, basketball player (Olympic-silver-1972)

Birth
1951

Dalai Lama returns to Tibet

Event
1951

Diana Dennis, Portland Oregon, body builder (Women Physique World)

Birth
1951

Slick Watts, NBA (Seattle SuperSonic)

Birth
1952

7.8 earthquake shakes Kern County Calif, 14 killed

Event
1952

Robin Williams, Chicago Ill, comedian (Mork and Mindy, Awakenings)

Birth
1952

Premier Ghavam es-Sultaneh of Persia, resigns

Event
1954

At Geneva, France agrees to independence of North and South Vietnam

Event
1955

Henry Preistman, rocker (Christians-Harvest the World)

Birth