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The “Rosebud” episode of The Simpsons first aired on October 21, 1993. It’s a fun parody of Citizen Kane, but I love it best for the following reason: 45 more words

Today in History - October 21

1797 – “Old Ironsides,” the U.S. Navy frigate Constitution, was launched in Boston’s harbor.

1805 – The Battle of Trafalgar occurred off the coast of Spain. 353 more words

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Today In Charleston History: October 21

1718 – Piracy

 Governor Johnson wrote to the Commissioners of trade and expressed his apprehension that “the pirates who infest the coast in great numbers would be much irritated” 172 more words

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Today In History

Today is Tuesday, Oct. 21, the 294th day of 2014. There are 71 days left in the year.

On Oct. 21, 1944, during World War II, U.S. 710 more words


Stuart Hamblen - born


Stuart Hamblen was born 10/20/1908, in TX, son of Methodist preacher.  In ‘45, Stuart was the first to fly a horse – horse racing was forever changed.  84 more words