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 This day in History - August 21
328 Historic Events for August 21
1913

Cornelius Johnson, LA Calif, high jumper (Olympic-gold-1936)

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1913

Diana Churchill, actress (Spider, Sally Bishop, Housemaster)

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1913

Victor Rosow, writer

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1914

Belgium: German troops occupy Tamines

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1914

20th US Golf Open: Walter Hagen shoots a 290 at Midlothian CC Ill

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1914

Doug Wright, cricketer (England's leg-spinning genius of 30's and 40's)

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1914

Dallas Pratt, collector

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1914

French offensive in the Ardennen/Sambre

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1915

Jack Weston, [Morris Weinstein], Cleveland, actor (4 Seasons, Rad)

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1916

William John Raff Hooper, cartoonist

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1920

3rd PGA Championship: Jock Hutchison at Flossmoor CC Flossmoor Ill

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1920

Christopher R Milne, son of Alan A Milne (Winnie the Pooh)

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1922

Curly Lambeau and Green Bay Football Club granted NFL franchise

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1923

Chris Schenkel, Biuppus Ind, sportscaster (Monday Night Fights)

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1924

Gerald D Lascelles, son of English princess Mary

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1925

BV Emmen soccer team forms

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1926

White Sox Ted Lyons no hits Red Sox 6-0 in just 67 minutes at Fenway

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1926

-22] Uprising against Greek president/dictator Pangalos

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1926

Ben-Zion Orgad, composer

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1927

4th Pan-African Congress meets (NYC)

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1927

Wilhelm Jr Killmayer, composer

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1928

Zdenek Lukas, composer

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1928

Gillian Sheen, England, foils (Olympic-gold-1956)

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1929

Chicago Cardinals become 1st pro football team to train out of town

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1929

Ahmed "Kathy" Kathrada, leader of S Afr Communist Party

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