July 21 holidays in 2022
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National Be Someone Day
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Historical Events on July 21
Rebels to the north of Shropshire, England are defeated by King Henry IV during the Battle of Shrewsbury.
The first French troops for the French invasion on the Isle of Wight arrive.
Louis of Nassau is defeated by the Duke of Alva – Fernando Álvarez de Toledo – at the Battle of Jemmingen during the 80 Years’ War.
Little Brewster Island, located in Boston Harbor in Massachusetts, is raided by Patriot minutemen during the Battle of Brewster Island.
The First Battle of Bull Run occurs on this day during the American Civil War at Manassas Junction in Virginia. The battle ends with a Confederate Army victory.
Davis Tutt is shot and killed during a showdown in Springfield, Missouri. Many experts believe this is the first true showdown of the Wild West.
The James-Younger Gang and Jesse James pull off a train robbery at Adair in Iowa. It’s one of the first successful train robberies of the Wild West in America.
John T. Scopes is found guilty of teaching evolution in his High School biology class in Dayton, Tennessee and is fined a $100 USD.
For their failed July 20
plot to assassinate Adolf Hitler, Claus von Stauffenberg and his co-conspirators are tortured and executed in Berlin, Germany during World War 2.
The North Atlantic Treaty is ratified by the U.S Senate.
A 7.3 earthquake hits Kern County is Southern California. It ends up injuring hundreds of people and killing over ten people.
Vietnam is partitioned into North and South Vietnam by the Geneva Conference during the First Indochina War.
Famous Birthdays on July 21
American poet Hart Crane is born in
American novelist, journalist and Nobel Prize laureate, Ernest Hemingway is born in
American cartoonist Garry Trudeau is born in
English singer-songwriter and guitarist, Cat Stevens is born in
American playwright and actress, Christina Hart is born in
American comedian, actor and producer, Robin Williams is born in
American author Michael Connelly is born in
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