What Happened on August 21, 2005

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Weddings

  • "Strictly Come Dancing" hostess Natasha Kaplinsky (32) weds investment banker Justin Bower at St. Margaret's Church in Somerset, England

Famous Deaths

  • Dahlia Ravikovitch, Israeli poet (b. 1936)
  • Marcus Schmuck, Austrian mountaineer (b. 1925)
  • Martin Dillon, tenor, American opera singer (b. 1957)
  • Robert Moog, American engineer (Moog synthesizer, Moog Music), dies of a brain tumor at 71