October 21 holidays in 2021
National Pumpkin Cheesecake Day
National Reptile Awareness Day
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National Get Smart About Credit Day
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October 21 2022 holidays
Historical Events on October 21
The U.S Navy Frigate, the USS Constitution, is launched from Boston Harbor.
French and Spanish forces under Admiral Villeneuve is defeated by British naval forces led by Vice Admiral Lord Nelson.
Confederate forces defeat Colonel Edward Baker and his Union forces at the Battle of Ball’s Ball during the American Civil War.
The Medicine Lodge Treaty is signed and requires Native America Plains tribes to relocate to a reservation in Western Oklahoma.
An application for a patent for the incandescent light bulb is put into the U.S. Patent Office by Thomas Edison.
The Swiss Social Democratic Party is founded.
A Japanese fighter plane attacks the HMAS Australia located off of Leyte Island during the beginning of the Battle of Leyte Gulf.
German civilians are killed by Soviet forces during the Nemmersdorf Massacre.
During the Battle of Aachen, the city falls after 3-weeks of assault by Allied forces. This makes Aachen the first German city to fall to the Allies.
Famous Birthdays on October 21
English poet and philosopher, Samuel Taylor Coleridge is born in
Italian baritone Filippo Colini is born in
Swedish scientist, dynamite inventor and founder of the Nobel Prize, Alfred Nobel is born in
American baseball player and coach, Whitey Ford is born in
American basketball player and coach, Vern Mikkelsen is born in
English author and poet Maureen Duffy is born in
Canadian ice hockey player Carl Brewer is born in
American actress Rhoda Germignani is born in
American judge and TV personality, Judith Sheindlin is born in
American economist and Nobel Prize laureate Christopher A. Sims is born in
American singer-songwriter Matthew Friedberger is born in
American football player Orlando Thomas is born in
American pianist and composer Charlie Lowell is born in
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