What Happened on October 21, 2021

Historical Events

Film & TV History

Actor Alec Baldwin shots cinematographer Halyna Hutchins dead and injures director Joel Souza with a prop gun in rehearsal on a film set at Bonanza Ranch, New Mexico

  • Syria's government says it has executed 24 people for starting devastating wildfires in 2020 that killed three [1]

Famous Deaths

  • Bernard Haitink, Dutch conductor (Concertgebouw, 1961-88; London Philharmonic, 1967-79; Royal Opera Covent Garden, 1987-2002), dies at 92 [1]
  • Kathy Flores, American rugby union coach (United States women's team 2002-11; Brown University), dies at 66
  • Nils Einár Grönberg, Swedish rapper ("Första klass"; "Katten i trakten"), shot to death in suspected gang-related incident at 19

About October 21, 2021

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 1 year, 5 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Libra

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