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February 21st

177 Notable deaths

Malcolm X

American human rights activist (1925-1965).

Born May 19th, 1925 in Omaha. [ref]

Died February 21st, 1965 at 39 years old in Manhattan (shot to the chest). [ref]

Billy Graham

American christian evangelist (1918-2018).

Born November 7th, 1918 in Charlotte. [ref]

Died February 21st, 2018 at 99 years old in Montreat (Parkinson's disease).

Emma Chambers

English actress (1964-2018).

Born March 11th, 1964 in Doncaster.

Died February 21st, 2018 at 53 years old in Lymington (myocardial infarction).

Peter Tork

American musician, singer and actor (1942-2019).

Born February 13th, 1942 in Washington, D.C..

Died February 21st, 2019 at 77 years old in Mansfield (adenoid cystic carcinoma). [ref]

John Thaw

Actor from england (1942-2002).

Born January 3rd, 1942 in Longsight.

Died February 21st, 2002 at 60 years old in Luckington (esophageal cancer).


Indian actress.

Born June 4th, 1936 in Mumbai.

Died February 21st, 1991 at 54 years old in Mumbai (cancer).

Edwina Mountbatten, Countess Mountbatten of Burma

British aristocrat (1901-1960).

Born November 28th, 1901 in 32, Bruton Street W1.

Died February 21st, 1960 at 58 years old in Kota Kinabalu.

John G. Trump

American engineer and physicist.

Born August 21st, 1907 in New York City. [ref]

Died February 21st, 1985 at 77 years old in Boston. [ref]

Frederick Banting

Canadian medical scientist and doctor (1891-1941).

Born November 14th, 1891 in Alliston.

Died February 21st, 1941 at 49 years old in Musgrave Harbour (aviation accident).

Franklin Graham

Christian evangelist and missionary, son of billy graham.

Born July 14th, 1952 in Asheville.

Died February 21st, 2018 at 65 years old

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