Today in History: Surname Law Adopted

Surname Law Adopted
Surname Law Adopted

June 21 is the 172th day of the year (173th in leap years) according to the Gregorian calendar. There are 193 days remaining until the end of the year.

Railways

  • 21 June 1958 Samsun TCDD Recreation Facility was opened.

Olaylar 

  • 1788 - New Hampshire joins the union as the 9th State, ratifying the US Constitution.
  • 1908 – 200 women marched for the right to vote and be elected in London.
  • 1920 – Belgian and French companies were operating the coal mines opened in 1848 in the Zonguldak basin. After the First World War, in 1919, French soldiers occupied Zonguldak and then Karadeniz Ereğli under the pretext of protecting the rights of their companies. However, they were endangered by the opposition of the forces affiliated to the Defense of Rights Associations in and around Zonguldak, and they left the region on 21 June 1920.
  • 1921 – The liberation of Sakarya from enemy occupation.
  • 1921 – Liberation of Zonguldak from enemy occupation.
  • 1927 – The Law on Protection of Minors from Malicious Publications was passed in the Turkish Grand National Assembly.
  • 1934 – Surname Law was passed.
  • 1934 – The Thrace Events against the Jews started in Turkey.
  • 1940 – State Opera and Ballet gave its first performance: by Mozart “Bastien and Bastienne".
  • 1941 – II. World War II: Germany invades the Soviet Union at night.
  • 1942 – II. World War II: Tobruk falls into the hands of Italian and German forces.
  • 1942 – II. World War II: Surfaced near the Columbia River in Oregon, the Japanese national submarine “Fort Stevens” fires 17 shells towards the military base. This was one of several direct attacks by the Japanese on the American mainland during the entire war.
  • 1945 – II. World War II: The Battle of Okinawa ends.
  • 1946 – The Turkish Garanti Bank Establishment Law was accepted.
  • 1946 – The foundation of Rize Tea Factory was laid.
  • 1948 – A program codenamed "Manchester Baby" (SSEM) was stored in a computer's own electronic memory and became the first computer program to run from there.
  • 1948 – Columbia Records promoted the first Long Play (LP) music album at the “Waldorf-Astoria” Hotel in New York.
  • 1976 – Rauf Denktaş was re-elected as President of the Turkish Federated State of Cyprus.
  • 1982 - John Hinckley, who attempted to assassinate US President Ronald Reagan, was found not guilty by the court because he was mentally unstable.
  • 1990 – In the earthquake of 7,3 magnitude in Iran, 50 thousand people died.
  • 2006 - Pluto's newly discovered moons are named Nix and Hydra.
  • 2008 – 6th grade SBS prepared by MEB was held for the first time.
  • 2020 – Solar eclipse took place.

births 

  • 1528 – Maria, Holy Roman Empress (d. 1603)
  • 1839 – Machado, Brazilian writer (d. 1908)
  • 1891 – Pier Luigi Nervi, Italian civil engineer (d. 1979)
  • 1902 – Skip James, American Delta blues singer, guitarist, pianist, and songwriter (d. 1969)
  • 1903 – Al Hirschfeld, American cartoonist (d. 2003)
  • 1905 – Jean-Paul Sartre, French writer and philosopher (d. 1980)
  • 1921 – Jane Russell, American actress (d. 2011)
  • 1925 – Maureen Stapleton, American actress (d. 2006)
  • 1929 – Abdel Halim Hafez, Egyptian singer and actor (d. 1977)
  • 1929 – Ana Novac, Romanian writer (d. 2010)
  • 1935 – Françoise Sagan, French writer (d. 2004)
  • 1944 – Tony Scott, English film director (d. 2012)
  • 1947 – Çetin Alp, Turkish pop music artist (d. 2004)
  • 1953 – Benazir Bhutto, Pakistani political leader (d. 2007)
  • 1954 – Alev Oraloğlu, Turkish theater, cinema and TV series actress
  • 1954 – Müjde Ar, Turkish cinema and TV series actress
  • 1954 – Nur Sürer, Turkish cinema, TV series and theater actress
  • 1955 – Michel Platini, French football player, coach and UEFA President
  • 1959 – Nimr Baqir al-Nimr, Shiite cleric, sheikh and ayatollah (d. 2016)
  • 1961 – Manu Chao, Spanish-born French singer
  • 1961 – Joko Widodo is an Indonesian politician who became the 7th president of Indonesia
  • 1962 – Pipilotti Rist, film and video artist
  • 1963 – Gōshō Aoyama, Japanese manga writer
  • 1964 – David Morrissey, English actor and film director
  • 1964 – Doug Savant, American actor
  • 1965 – Yang Liwei, Chinese military pilot and astronaut
  • 1965 Lana Wachowski, American director
  • 1967 – Pierre Omidyar, Iranian-born French-American billionaire entrepreneur, software engineer, and philanthropist
  • 1967 – Carrie Preston is an American actor, producer, and director.
  • 1967 – Yingluck Shinawatra, Thai businesswoman and politician
  • 1968 – Sonia Clarke, English female musician, singer
  • 1968 – Chris Gueffroy, last person killed while trying to cross the Berlin Wall (d. 1989)
  • 1969 – Lloyd Avery II, American black actor (d. 2005)
  • 1970 – Pete Rock, American record producer, DJ, rapper
  • 1971 – Faryd Mondragon, Colombian football player (goalkeeper)
  • 1971 - Anette Olzon, Swedish soprano musician
  • 1973 – Zuzana Čaputová, Slovak politician, lawyer and activist
  • 1973 – Juliette Lewis, American actress and musician
  • 1976 – Miroslav Karhan, Slovak former football player
  • 1978 – Erica Durance, Canadian actress
  • 1979 – Kostas Kaçuranis, Greek former football player
  • 1979 – Chris Pratt is an American television and film actor.
  • 1980 – Ayşegül Abadan, Turkish pianist
  • 1980 – Barış Özcan, Turkish basketball player
  • 1981 – Brandon Flowers, American musician
  • 1982 – Prince William, member of the British Royal Family, son of Charles, Prince of Wales, and Diana Frances Spencer
  • 1985 – Lana Del Rey is an American singer-songwriter.
  • 1986 – Cheick Tioté, Ivory Coast football player (d. 2017)
  • 1986 – Fevzi Özkan, Turkish football player
  • 1986 – Lana Del Ray, American singer-songwriter
  • 1991 - Gaël Kakuta, French football player
  • 1992 – Ekin Koç, Turkish actress
  • 1992 – Max Schneider, Singer, actor and songwriter
  • 1993 – Damla Ersubaşı, Turkish TV actress
  • 1994 – Başak Eraydın, Turkish national tennis player
  • 1997 - Rebecca Black, American pop singer

Weapon 

  • 524 – Chlodomer, second of four sons of Clovis I, King of the Franks (b. 495)
  • 870 – Muhtedi became the Fourteenth Abbasid caliph, who reigned for only one year during 869-870 (b. ?)
  • 1377 – III. Edward, King of England (b. 1312)
  • 1527 – Niccolò Machiavelli, Italian historian and political writer (b. 1469)
  • 1622 – Salomon Schweigger, German Protestant pastor and traveler (b. 1551)
  • 1828 – Leandro Fernández de Moratín, Spanish playwright and poet (b. 1760)
  • 1858 – Adolf Ivar Arwidsson, Finnish journalist, author, historian and politician (b. 1791)
  • 1874 – Anders Jonas Ångström, Swedish physicist (b. 1814)
  • 1908 – Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Russian composer (b. 1844)
  • 1915 – Adday Şer, of Assyrian origin, archbishop of Siirt Chaldean Catholic Church (b. 1867)
  • 1914 – Bertha von Suttner, Austrian writer, radical pacifist, and first woman to win a Nobel Peace Prize (b. 1843)
  • 1940 – Janusz Kusociński, Polish athlete, middle and long distance runner (b. 1907)
  • 1954 – Gideon Sundback, Swedish inventor (b. 1880)
  • 1957 – Claude Farrère, French writer (b. 1876)
  • 1957 – Johannes Stark, German physicist (b. 1874)
  • 1965 – Henry Weed Fowler, American zoologist (b. 1878)
  • 1969 – Maureen Connolly, American tennis player (b. 1934)
  • 1970 – Sukarno, Indonesia's first President (b. 1901)
  • 1971 – Hasan Vecih Bereketoğlu Turkish impressionist painter (b. 1895)
  • 1980 – Ahmet Muhip Dıranas, Turkish poet and writer (b. 1909)
  • 1980 – Feridun Cemal Erkin, Turkish diplomat and politician (b. 1899)
  • 1985 – Tage Erlander, Swedish politician (b. 1901)
  • 1986 – Assi Rahbani, Lebanese composer and musician (b. 1923)
  • 1993 – Münci Kapani, Turkish academic and writer (b. 1921)
  • 2001 – Carroll O'Connor, American actor (b. 1924)
  • 2001 – John Lee Hooker, American blues singer, guitarist, and composer (b. 1917)
  • 2003 – Leon Uris, American author (b. 1924)
  • 2005 – Guillermo Suárez Mason, Argentine general (b. 1924)
  • 2008 – Abdullah Gegic, Yugoslav origin Turkish football player and coach (b. 1924)
  • 2010 – İlhan Selçuk, Turkish writer (b. 1925)
  • 2012 – Ramaz Şengelya, Georgian origin Soviet former national football player (b. 1957)
  • 2015 – Dave Godfrey, Canadian author and publisher (b. 1938)
  • 2016 – Jim Boyd, American singer, songwriter, and actor (b. 1956)
  • 2017 – Pompeyo Márquez, Venezuelan politician, journalist (b. 1922)
  • 2018 – Grigori Barenblatt, Russian mathematician, academic, and author (b. 1927)
  • 2018 – Charles Krauthammer, American Pulitzer Prize-winning trade unionist, columnist, author, political commentator, and former physician (b. 1950)
  • 2019 – Susan Bernard, American actress, model, author, and businesswoman (b. 1948)
  • 2019 – Demetris Christofias, sixth president of the Republic of Cyprus (b. 1946)
  • 2020 – Marconi Alencar, Brazilian politician (b. 1939)
  • 2020 – György Bálint, Hungarian botanist and politician (b. 1919)
  • 2020 – Pascal Clément, French politician (b. 1945)
  • 2020 – Jürgen Holtz, German actor (b. 1932)
  • 2020 – Talib Jauhari, Pakistani Islamic scholar, poet, historian, and Shiite Islamic Sect philosopher (b. 1929)
  • 2020 – Mile Nedelkoski, Macedonian poet, novelist, short story and playwright (b. 1935)
  • 2020 – Bernardino Piñera, Bishop of the Catholic Church of Chile (b. 1915)
  • 2020 – Ahmed Radi, Iraqi national football player (b. 1964)
  • 2020 – Ken Snow, American international football player (b. 1969)
  • 2020 – Bobana Veličković, Serbian female shooter (b. 1990)
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