October 21, 1996 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Deaths in History

  • Abdelhamid Benhadugah, novelist, dies at 71
  • Eric Halsall, sheepdog trial commentator, dies at 76
  • George Houston, land economist, dies at 74
  • Georgios Zoitakis, leader of Greece (1967-72), dies
  • Robert O'Neill Crossman, politician, dies at 49
  • Wang Li, politician, dies at 78