Summoned at 01:45pm on Saturday, October 21, 2017

birth:Alfred Nobel born in Stockholm, 1833
histo:Edison makes the first practical incandescent lamp, 1879
Guggenheim Museum opens, 1959
holid:Armed Forces Day in Honduras
Revolution Days (2 days) in Somalia
events:Battle of Trefalgar, where Nelson established British naval supremacy for the next century (1805)
Edison makes the first practical incandescent lamp (1879)
Edward Austin Tracy, an American living in Beirut, was kidnapped in Lebanon (1986)
Guggenheim Museum opens (1959)
gdead:Brent Mydland born (1952)
Jack Kerouac dies (1969)
lives:Alfred Bernhard Nobel, created dynamite and Peace Prizes, born in Stockholm (1833)
Carrie Fisher, actress (1956)
Dizzy Gillespie, jazz trumpeter, is born (1917)
Horatio Nelson dies (1805)
Jack Kerouac, American "beat" poet, dies (1969)
Manfred Mann, rock singer (1940)
Samuel Taylor Coleridge, English poet, critic and theologian, is born (1772)
Sir Georg Solti, conductor (1912)
sfo:1st shipment of fresh oysters comes overland from Baltimore. (1869)
Severe earthquake at 7:53AM. (1868)
space:Launch of Venera 9, first craft to orbit Venus (1975)
world:Armed Forces Day (Honduras)
Revolution Days (2 days) (Somalia)

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