Historical Events In July - 21
Sunday, 16 January 2022
1861 On July - 21 1st major battle of Civil War ends (Bull Run), Va-South wins
1861 Francis Stebbins Bartow, Confederate colonel, dies in battle at 44 on this day in history.
1863 On July - 21 c[harles] Aubrey Smith, London England, actor (Prisoner of Zenda)
1864 On July - 21 frances Folsom Cleveland, 1st lady (1885-89, 93-97)
1865 On July - 21 in the market square of Springfield, Missouri, Wild Bill Hickok shoots and kills Davis Tutt in what is regarded as the first true western showdown.
1865 Robert Kahn, composer on July - 21.
1866 On July - 21 cholera epidemic kills hundreds in London
1867 City Gardens on Folsom opens on July - 21.
1870 Josef Strauss, Austrian composer (Dynamids), dies at 42 on July - 21.
1873 Jesse James & James Younger gang's 1st train robbery (Adair Iowa) on this day in history.
1877 -27] US army breaks railroad strike on July - 21.
1880 Compressed air accident kills 20 workers on Hudson River tunnel, NY League merge to form National Association of Colored Woman on this day in history.
1880 On July - 21 compressed air accident kills 20 workers on Hudson River tunnel, NY
1884 On July - 21 1st Test Cricket match played at Lord's
1885 Frances Parkinson Keyes, novelist (Dinner at Antoine) on this day in history.
1888 On this day in history matthias J Scheeben, German theologist (Natur und Gnade), dies at 53
1891 Franco Faccio, Italian composer/conductor, dies at 51 on July - 21.
1892 On July - 21 anton Schnack, German writer/poet
1893 Hans Fallada, writer on this day in history.
1895 On this day in history h G "Nummy" Deane, South African cricket Test captain (1927-31)
1896 On July - 21 national Federation of Afro-American Women & Colored Women's
1897 Tate Gallery opens in England on July - 21.
1898 On this day in history spain cedes Guam to US
1898 On this day in history ernest Willem Mulder, composer
1899 The birth of Ernest Hemmingway, US novelist and Nobel prize winner on July - 21.
1899 On this day in history ernest Hemmingway, Oak Park, for whom the bell tolled... (Nobel 1954)
1900 Pope Leo XIII encyclical to Greek-Melkite rite on this day in history.
1901 On July - 21 allyn Joslyn, Milford Pa, actor (They Won't Forget, Cafe Society)
1903 Theodore Karyotakis, composer on this day in history.
1904 On this day in history camille Jenatzy sets world auto speed record at 65.79 MPH
1904 After 13 years, the 4,607-mile Trans-Siberian railway is completed on July - 21.
1905 On July - 21 diana Trilling, writer
1906 On this day in history daniel Ayala Perez, composer
1907 Ross Alexander, Brooklyn NY, actor (Boulder Dam, Capt Blood) on this day in history.