Died on This Day (21-May)
|Kenneth Binyavanga Wainaina was a Kenyan author, journalist and 2002 winner of the Caine Prize for African Writing.
|Jane Fawcett MBE was a British codebreaker, singer, and heritage preservationist.
|William L. Stewart , nicknamed "Stew", was an American football coach.
|American football player and coach
|Howard Jerome Morris was an American actor, comedian, and director.
|Dame Mary Barbara Hamilton Cartland, DBE, DStJ published as Barbara Cartland was an English writer, known as the Queen of Romance, who published both contemporary and historical romance novels, the latter set primarily during the Victorian or Edwardian period.
|English romantic novelist
|Max Wall was an English actor and comedian whose performing career covered music hall, films, television and theatre.
|English music hall artist/actor
|Árpád Henney was a Hungarian politician and military officer, who served as Minister without portfolio between 1944 and 1945, in the Nazi-dominated Ferenc Szálasi cabinet.
|E. L. Grant Watson
|Elliot Lovegood Grant Watson was a writer and biologist.
|American biologist and writer
|Eleanor H. Porter
|Eleanor Emily Hodgman Porter was an American novelist, most known for Pollyanna and Just David .
|Francisco de Borja Téllez-Girón y Pimentel, 10th Duke de Osuna, Grandee of Spain , Gran Cruz de la Orden de Carlos III, gentilhombre de cámara con ejercicio y servidumbre de Carlos IV y Fernando VII), , was a Spanish nobleman.
|Norman Eugene "Clint" Walker was an American actor.
|American actor and singer
|Abir Goswami was an Indian actor. He worked in television serials like Woh Rehne Waali Mehlon Ki, Pyaar Ka Dard Hai Meetha Meetha Pyaara Pyaara, etc.
|Cynthia Jean Dubay Gillig-Stone known professionally as Echo Valley was an American pornographic actress most known for her role as Tits Hemingway in the 2008 stoner comedy film, Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay.
|American pornographic actor
|Eugene Edward Wood was an American television personality, known primarily for his work as an announcer on various game shows.
|Game show host
|Leslie Aspin Jr. was an American Democratic Party politician who served as the U.
|Murray Kenneth Guthrie
|Lieutenant Murray Kenneth Guthrie was a World War I flying ace credited with six aerial victories.
|American flying ace
|Samuel Bischoff was an American film producer who was responsible for more than 400 full-length films, two-reel comedies, and serials between 1922 and 1964.
|Edwin R. Fellows
|Edwin R. Fellows was an American inventor and entrepreneur from Torrington, Connecticut who designed and built a new type of gear shaper in 1896 and, with the mentoring of James Hartness, left the Jones & Lamson Machine Company to co-found the Fellows Gear Shaper Company in Springfield, Vermont, which became one of the leading firms in the gear-cutting segment of the machine tool industry.
|American inventor and entrepreneur
|Franz Von Suppe
|Franz von Suppé was an Austrian composer of light operas and other theatre music.
|Austrian composer of light operas
|Giovanni Andrea Sirani
|Giovanni Andrea Sirani was an Italian Baroque painter from Bologna.