On This Day

What Happened on July 21, 2005

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Four terrorist bombers target London's public transportation system, exactly two weeks after the July 7 bombings. All four bombs fail to detonate leading to the capture of all the bombers.

Famous Weddings

  • Tennis star player Lleyton Hewitt (24) weds "Home and Away" TV actress Bec Cartwright (22) at the Sydney Opera House in Sydney, Australia

Famous Deaths

  • Long John Baldry, British blues musician (b. 1941)
  • Lord Alfred Hayes, British Wrestling Announcer for WWE (b. 1928)