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Historical Events Happened In October - 21

Monday, 22 December 2014

1898  On October - 21 amedeo duke of Aosta, viceroy of Ethiopia/gov-gen of Ital East-Africa  

1899  On this day in history battle at Elandslaagte Natal: (Boers vs British army)  

1901  On this day in history gerhard von Rad, German old testament scholar (Deuteronomium)  

1902  In the United States, a five month strike by United Mine Workers ends on October - 21.  

1902  On October - 21 hilarion Rubio, composer  

1904  On this day in history edmond [Moore] Hamilton, US, sci-fi author (Danger Planet)  

1905  On October - 21 england Pilgrim Assn beats All NY 11, 7-1 in soccer at Polo Grounds  

1905  Jose Teodor Vilar, composer, dies at 69 on this day in history.  

1906  On October - 21 [Georgette A] Helena Amelung, actress (Small Lord), dies at 55  

1908  On October - 21 alexander Schneider, Vilna Lith, violinist (Budapest String Quartet)  

1911  RS Hichens & M Hudsons "Garden of Allah," premieres in NYC on October - 21.  

1911  On October - 21 peter Graves, London England, actor (Mission Impossible, Stalag 17)  

1912  Carlos Don Byas, US jazz saxophonist on October - 21.  

1914  Battle of Warsaw ends with German defeat on this day in history.  

1914  On this day in history martin Gardner, Scientific American math & puzzles columnist  

1915  On October - 21 first transatlantic radiotelephone message, Arlington, Va to Paris  

1915  On October - 21 vera Deakin, daughter of former Prime Minister Alfred Deakin, establishes the Australian Red Cross Missing and Wounded Enquiry Bureau in Cairo, Egypt During the remainder of the war the bureau handled thousands of enquiries from Australian families seeking information about wounded and missing soldiers  

1915  On this day in history 1st transatlantic radiotelephone message, Arlington, Va to Paris  

1916  On this day in history uS Army forms Reserve Officers Training Corps  

1916  Andrea Checchi, Firenze Italy, actress (Attack & Retreat) on October - 21.  

1916  On October - 21 karl von Storgkh, premier Austria, assassinated  

1917  On October - 21 first Americans to see action on the front lines of WW I  

1917  On October - 21 1st Americans to see action on front lines of WW I  

1917  On this day in history dizzy Gillespie, [John B], jazz trumpeter, a creator of modern jazz  

1918  Margaret Owen sets world typing speed record of 170 wpm for 1 min on October - 21.  

1918  The Mount Royal Tunnel, Montreal, is opened for regular traffic by the Canadian Northern Railway on this day in history.  

1919  On October - 21 claire Sterling, journalist  

1919  Sven August Korling, composer, dies at 77 on October - 21.  

1921  Tuschinski Theater opens in Amsterdam on this day in history.  

1921  Jarmil Burghauser, composer on this day in history.  

1922  Liliane de Bettencourt, heir to L'Oreal on October - 21.  

1923  On this day in history 1st planetarium opens at Deutsche Museum in Munich  

1924  On this day in history kLM Fokker's F7 H-NACC departs to Dutch East Indies  

1924  On October - 21 martin Pierre Joseph Marsick, composer, dies at 76  

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Famous Birthdays In October - 21

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1449  On October - 21 birth of george, Duke of Clarence, brother of Edward IV and Richard III (d. 1478)  

1527  On October - 21 birth of louis I, Cardinal of Guise, French cardinal (d. 1578)  

1570  On October - 21 birth of wolfgang Schonsleder, composer  

1574  On this day in history birth of nicolo Rubini, composer  

1581  Domenico Zampieri, Italian painter (d. 1641) was born on October - 21.  

1582  On October - 21 birth of johan Ernst earl of Nassau-Siegen, military/son of Johan VII  

1650  On this day in history birth of jean Bart, French captain/sea hero (Escape from Plymouth)  

1660  On this day in history birth of georg Ernst Stahl, German scientist (d. 1734)  

Famous Deaths In October - 21

Famous People Died On This Day In History

1125  Death of Cosmas of Prague, Bohemian writer on October - 21.  

1204  Death of Robert de Beaumont, 4th Earl of Leicester, English nobleman on October - 21.  

1221  Death of Alix of Thouars, Duchess of Brittany (b. 1201) on October - 21.  

1266  Death of Birger jarl, Swedish statesman (b. 1210) on this day in history.  

1422  Charles VI, King of France (1380-1422), dies at 54 on this day in history.  

1439  On October - 21 traversari Ambrosius, Italian humanist/leader, dies at 53  

1500  Death of Emperor Go-Tsuchimikado of Japan (b. 1442) on this day in history.  

1505  On this day in history death of paul Scriptoris, German mathematician