What Happened on August 21, 1979

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Mets win a protested game against Astros, 5-0

Famous Birthdays

  • Aiesha Lee Hendrick, Miss New York Teen USA (1996)
  • Ashley Whitney, Nashville TN, 800m freestyle relay (Olympics-96)
  • Kelis Rogers-Jones, American singer

Famous Deaths

  • Giuseppe Meazza, Italian footballer (b. 1910)