On This Day

What Happened on August 21, 2010

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • New Zealand clinch their 10th Tri Nations Rugby Series with one match remaining, scoring 2 tries in the last 3 minutes to beat South Africa, 29–22 in the first-ever Test at FNB Stadium in Johannesburg

Famous Weddings

  • Actor and director Stephen Moyer (41) weds actress Anna Paquin (28) at a private estate in Malibu

Famous Deaths

  • Nancy Dolman, Canadian actress and comedienne (b. 1950)
  • Rodolfo Enrique Fogwill, Argentinean writer (b. 1941)