What Happened on July 21, 1991

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 120th British Golf Open: Ian Baker-Finch shoots 272 at Royal Birkdale
  • Ferguson Jenkins, Gaylord Perry, Rod Carew, Tony Lazzeri, & Bill Veeck are elected into the Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, NY
  • Sharmell Sullivan (Gary Indiana), 20, crowned 23rd Miss Black America

Famous Deaths

  • Paul Warwick, English racing driver (b. 1969)
  • Theodore Wilson, dies at 47