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May 21st, 2006 (May 21 2006)EventThe Republic of Montenegro holds a referendum proposing independence from the State Union of Serbia and Montenegro. The Montenegrin people choose independence with a majority of 55%.
May 21st, 2006 (May 21 2006)EventThe Swedish ice hockey team Tre Kronor takes gold in the World Championship, becoming the first nation to hold both the World and Olympic titles separately in the same year.
May 21st, 2006 (May 21 2006)DeathSpencer Clark, American racecar driver (born in 1987)
May 21st, 2006 (May 21 2006)DeathKatherine Dunham, American dancer (born in 1909)
May 21st, 2006 (May 21 2006)DeathCherd Songsri, Thai film director (born in 1931)
May 21st, 2006 (May 21 2006)DeathBilly Walker, American singer (born in 1929)
May 21st, 1996 (May 21 1996)EventThe MV Bukoba sinks in Tanzanian waters on Lake Victoria, killing nearly 1000.
May 21st, 1996 (May 21 1996)EventThe Trappist Martyrs of Atlas are executed.
May 21st, 1996 (May 21 1996)DeathPaul Delph, American musician and producer (born in 1957)
May 21st, 1996 (May 21 1996)DeathLash LaRue, American actor (born in 1917)
May 21st, 1986 (May 21 1986)BirthMyra, Mexican-American singer
May 21st, 1976 (May 21 1976)BirthDeron Miller, American rock musician
May 21st, 1976 (May 21 1976)BirthKardinal Offishall, Canadian rapper
May 21st, 1966 (May 21 1966)BirthLisa Edelstein, American actress
May 21st, 1936 (May 21 1936)EventSada Abe is arrested after wandering the streets of Tokyo for days with her dead lover s severed genitals in her handied in Her story soon becomes one of Japan s most notorious scandals.
May 21st, 1936 (May 21 1936)BirthGunter Blobel, German biologist, Nobel laureate
May 21st, 1926 (May 21 1926)BirthRobert Creeley, American poet (died in 2005)Robert Ley Quotes
May 21st, 1916 (May 21 1916)BirthTinus Osendarp, Dutch runner (died in 2002)
May 21st, 1916 (May 21 1916)BirthHarold Robbins, American novelist (died in 1997)
May 21st, 1856 (May 21 1856)EventLawrence, Kansas is captured and burned by pro-slavery forces.
May 21st, 1786 (May 21 1786)DeathCarl Wilhelm Scheele, Swedish chemist (born in 1742)
May 21st, 1686 (May 21 1686)Death(N. S.) Otto von Guericke, German scientist (born in 1602)
May 21st, 0996 (May 21 0996)EventSixteen-year-old Otto III is crowned Holy Roman Emperor.

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