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Currently, there are 105,062 historical records in the database with 3761 BC as the oldest entry.

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Since I don't know your birthday yet, let us begin by answering the question “What day of the week is it today?”

Day Of The Week: October 21

October 21, 2016 is the 295th day of the year 2016 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 71 days remaining until the end of 2016. The day of the week is Friday.

If you are into daily horoscope then Libra is your zodiac sign. Opal is your modern birthstone. Jasper is your mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Historical Events: October 21

  • 1096
    People’s Crusade: The Turkish army annihilates the People’s Army of the West.
  • 1774
    First display of the word “Liberty” on a flag, raised by colonists in Taunton, Massachusetts in defiance of British rule in Colonial America.
  • 1945
    Women’s suffrage: Women are allowed to vote in France for the first time.
  • 1971
    A gas explosion kills 22 people at a shopping centre in Clarkston, East Renfrewshire, near Glasgow, Scotland.
  • 1977
    The European Patent Institute is founded.

Who were born on October 21?

  • 1949
    Benjamin Netanyahu, 9th Prime Minister of Israel
  • 1955
    Fred Hersch, American jazz pianist
  • 1956
    Carrie Fisher, American actress and writer
  • 1965
    Hisashi Imai, Japanese musician (BUCK-TICK, Lucy)
  • 1982
    Lee Chong Wei, Malaysian badminton player

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