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Historical Events Happened In October - 21

Wednesday, 20 August 2014

1898  Amedeo duke of Aosta, viceroy of Ethiopia/gov-gen of Ital East-Africa on this day in history.  

1899  Battle at Elandslaagte Natal: (Boers vs British army) on this day in history.  

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 this day in history.  

1902  Hilarion Rubio, composer on this day in history.  

1904  Edmond [Moore] Hamilton, US, sci-fi author (Danger Planet) on this day in history.  

1905  England Pilgrim Assn beats All NY 11, 7-1 in soccer at Polo Grounds on this day in history.  

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

1906  On this day in history [Georgette A] Helena Amelung, actress (Small Lord), dies at 55  

1908  On this day in history alexander Schneider, Vilna Lith, violinist (Budapest String Quartet)  

1911  On this day in history rS Hichens & M Hudsons "Garden of Allah," premieres in NYC  

1911  Peter Graves, London England, actor (Mission Impossible, Stalag 17) on this day in history.  

1912  On this day in history carlos Don Byas, US jazz saxophonist  

1914  On this day in history battle of Warsaw ends with German defeat  

1914  Martin Gardner, Scientific American math & puzzles columnist on this day in history.  

1915  First transatlantic radiotelephone message, Arlington, Va to Paris on this day in history.  

1915  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 on this day in history.  

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  On this day in history andrea Checchi, Firenze Italy, actress (Attack & Retreat)  

1916  On this day in history karl von Storgkh, premier Austria, assassinated  

1917  First Americans to see action on the front lines of WW I on this day in history.  

1917  On this day in history 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 this day in history.  

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

1919  Claire Sterling, journalist on this day in history.  

1919  Sven August Korling, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.  

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

1921  Jarmil Burghauser, composer on this day in history.  

1922  On this day in history liliane de Bettencourt, heir to L'Oreal  

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

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

1924  On this day in history 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 this day in history birth of george, Duke of Clarence, brother of Edward IV and Richard III (d. 1478)  

1527  Louis I, Cardinal of Guise, French cardinal (d. 1578) was born on this day in history.  

1570  Wolfgang Schonsleder, composer was born on this day in history.  

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

1581  On this day in history birth of domenico Zampieri, Italian painter (d. 1641)  

1582  Johan Ernst earl of Nassau-Siegen, military/son of Johan VII was born on this day in history.  

1650  Jean Bart, French captain/sea hero (Escape from Plymouth) was born on this day in history.  

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 this day in history.  

1204  On this day in history death of robert de Beaumont, 4th Earl of Leicester, English nobleman  

1221  Death of Alix of Thouars, Duchess of Brittany (b. 1201) on this day in history.  

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

1422  On this day in history charles VI, King of France (1380-1422), dies at 54  

1439  On this day in history 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