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July 23, 1921 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Chinese communist party forms under guidance of Henk Sneevliet

Birthdays in History

  • Harry Hookway, English first Chief Executive of the British Library (1973-84), born in London, England (d. 2014)
  • Peter Twiss, British test pilot (breaking the World Air Speed Record and being the first person to exceed 1,000 mph in flight), born in Lindfield, Sussex (d. 2011)
1921 in History