Died on This Day (21-Jul)
|Paul Krassner was an American author, journalist, comedian, and the founder, editor, and a frequent contributor to the freethought magazine The Realist, first published in 1958.
|John Heard Jr. was an American actor. He appeared in a number of successful films, including Heart Beat , Cutter's Way , Cat People , Beaches , and Deceived .
|American film and television actor
|E. L. Doctorow
|Edgar Lawrence Doctorow was an American novelist, editor, and professor, best known for his works of historical fiction.
|Alexander Claud Cockburn was a Scottish-born Irish-American political journalist and writer.
|Author and historian
|Ralph George Houk , nicknamed The Major, was an American catcher, coach, manager, and front office executive in Major League Baseball.
|American baseball player and coach
|Åke Senning was a Swedish cardiac surgeon who worked at from 1961 until his retirement in 1985.
|Swedish cardiac surgeon
|Richard Frank Vogler was an American champion sprint car and midget car driver.
|American racing car driver
|George Brown Petty IV was an American pin-up artist.
|Johan Willem Emile Louis Hilgers , more commonly known as Jan Hilgers or John Hilgers, was an Indo aviator and one of the leading pioneers of Dutch aviation.
|George Woodward Greene
|George Woodward Greene was an American lawyer, jurist, and politician who served part of one term as a U.
|Jonathan Gold was an American food critic and music critic.
|American food critic and music critic
|Hans Lukas "Luc" Hoffmann was a Swiss ornithologist, conservationist, and philanthropist.
|Swiss ornithologist and conservationist
|The following is an incomplete list of association footballers who died, either directly from injuries sustained during a game, or after being taken ill on the pitch.
|Bruce George Sundlun was an American businessman, politician and member of the Democratic Party who served as 71st governor of Rhode Island between 1991 and 1995.
|American World War II pilot
|Long John Baldry
|John William "Long John" Baldry was an English musician and actor.
|British actor and singer
|Aad de Graaf
|Arie "Aad" de Graaf was a Dutch track cyclist who was active between 1959 and 1966.
|Alvah Cecil Bessie was an American novelist, journalist and screenwriter who was blacklisted by the movie studios for being one of the Hollywood Ten who refused to testify before the House Un-American Activities Committee.
|James Robert Kalsu was an American football player who was an All-American tackle at the University of Oklahoma and an eighth-round selection in the 1968 NFL/AFL draft by the Buffalo Bills of the American Football League.
|American football player
|John Robert "Jackie" Howe – 21 July 1920) was a legendary Australian sheep shearer at the end of the 19th century.
|Australian sheep shearer
|Josef Strauss was an Austrian composer. He was born in Mariahilf , the son of Johann Strauss I and Maria Anna Streim, and brother of Johann Strauss II and Eduard Strauss.