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October 18, 1921 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Biding its time, Soviet Russia agrees to independence for the Crimea

InventionHistoric Invention

Charles Strite granted US patent #1,394,450 for his invention, the automatic pop-up toaster

Inventor Charles Strite
Charles Strite

Birthdays in History

  • Jesse Helms, (Sen-D/R-North Carolina, 1973- )

Deaths in History

  • King Ludwig III of Bavaria (b. 1845)
1921 in History