Historical Events on June 21st, 2001

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • A federal grand jury in Alexandria, Virginia, indicts 13 Saudis and a Lebanese in the 1996 bombing of the Khobar Towers in Saudi Arabia that killed 19 American servicemen.
  • Mexican artist Frida Kahlo is the 1st Hispanic woman to be honored on a US postage stamp
  • Total solar eclipse in Madagascar-Indian Ocean (4m56s)