On This Day

What Happened on July 21, 2015

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • On This Day changes its domain name and brand from HistoryOrb.com to OnThisDay.com

Famous Deaths

  • E. L. Doctorow, American author (Ragtime, Billy Bathgate), dies at 84
  • Theodore Bikel, Austrian-American folk singer and actor (The Russians Are Coming), dies at 91