What Happened on July 21, 2002

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 131st British Golf Open: Ernie Els shoots a 278 at Muirfield Golf Links
  • Telecom giant WorldCom files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, the then largest such filing in United States history

Famous Deaths

  • Gus Dudgeon [Angus Boyd Dudgeon], British pop record producer (Elton John, David Bowie), dies in a car crash at 59