What Happened on August 21, 1952

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Glenn Hughes, British bassist and vocalist (Finders Keepers/Trapeze/Deep Purple)
  • Jiří Paroubek, former Czech prime minister
  • Joe Strummer, lead singer of the British punk band The Clash (Rock the Casbah)
  • Keith Hart, Canadian professional wrestler

Famous Deaths

  • Isaac Sadeh, leader of Jewish commando forces, dies