August 21, 1961 in History

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Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Kenyan political activist Jomo Kenyatta released from jail after 9 years. Imprisoned during 1952 Mau Mau rebellion with other nationalist leaders by British authorities

Founding Father of Kenya Jomo Kenyatta
Founding Father of Kenya
Jomo Kenyatta

Birthdays in History

  • Stephen Hillenburg, American animator and cartoonist