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OCTOBER 21

1928 "Whitey" Ford (New York City-born Member of the Baseball hall of Fame) Whitey Ford Baseball Hall of Fame
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1845 The New York Morning News Prints the First Known Boxscore of a Baseball Game New York City Media Baseball Journalism Historic Firsts New York Historical Society
1871 Seattle Opens Its First Roller Rink Washington Health and PE History Link
1907 12,000 Die in Central Asian Earthquake Earthquake Death USGS
1958 "Tater Tots" Trademark Is Registered Foods and Nutrition Patents & Trademarks USPTO
1965 Milwaukee Braves Announce They Are Moving to Atlanta, Georgia for 1965 Season Wisconsin Georgia Major League Baseball Univeristy of Georgia
1967 The Minnesota North Stars Professional Hockey Team Plays Its First Home Game, Beating the California Seals 3-1. Minnesota Sports Figures Hockey National Hockey League Historic Firsts Minnesota Historical Society
1975 Red Sox Defeat Reds on Carlton Fisk's 12th Inning HR: World Series Game 6 Baseball New York Times USA Today
2001 Postal Worker Is Third U.S. Anthrax Victim Disease Terrorism Death BBC

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