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NOVEMBER 21

Sports Figures
1916 Sid Luckman (new York City-born Member of the Professional Football Hall of Fame) New York City Sports Figures Professional Football Hall of Fame
1920 Stan Musial (Pennsylvania-born Member of the Baseball Hal of Fame) Pennsylvania Sports Figures Baseball Hall of Fame
1944 Earl Monroe (Pennsylvania-born African-American Member of the Basketball Hall of Fame) Pennsylvania Sports Figures Basketball Hall of Fame African American Sports Figures
1966 Troy Aikman (California-born Member of the Professional Football Hall of Fame) California Sports Figures Professional Football Hall of Fame
1969 Ken Griffey, Jr. (Ohio-born African-American Professional Baseball Player) Ohio Sports Figures Baseball African American Sports Figures
Deaths
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
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1733 Trustees of the Georgia Colony Ban the Consumption of Rum Georgia Georgia Colony Health Care Law and legal Resources University of Georgia
1846 Dr. Oliver Wendell Holmes Coins the Word "Anesthesia" Massachusetts Scientists & Mathematicians Medical Research Center for the Study of Technology and Society
1870 Arkansas' First State Medical Society Is Organized Arkansas Medical Professions Historic Firsts Arkansas History Commission
1900 Baseball's American League to Expand East and Compete with the National League Baseball Major League Baseball New York Times
1967 British Slaughter to Control Curb Foot and Mouth Disease Reaches 134,000 Great Britain Animals Foot and Mouth Disease bbc
1997 6.1 Magnitude Earthquake Kills 23 Along the India-Bangladesh Border India Bangladesh Earthquakes Death USGS

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