Today’s Story August 22, 2021 – Morning Diary


22 august

Today’s highlights

1996

President Bill Clinton signed a welfare law that ends guaranteed cash payments to the poor and requires work on the part of recipients.

Also on this date

1485

Richard III of England was killed in the Battle of Bosworth, thus ending the War of the Roses.

1846

General Stephen W. Kearney declared the entire state of New Mexico US territory.

1851

The American schooner passed more than 12 British ships off the British coast to win the trophy which became the America’s Cup.

1910

Japan annexed South Korea, which was under Japanese control until the end of World War II.

1914

The Austro-Hungarian Empire declared war on Belgium.

1922

Irish revolutionary Michael Collins appears to have been gunned down by members of the Irish Republican Party who opposed the Anglo-Irish treaty co-signed by Collins.

1968

Pope Paul VI has arrived in Bogotá, Colombia, to begin his first visit to South America.

1972

President Richard Nixon has been nominated for his second term by the Republican National Convention in Miami Beach.

1989

Huey P. Newton, co-founder of the Black Panther Party, was shot dead in Oakland, California. (Shooter Tyrone Robinson was later sentenced to 32 years in life.)

1992

On the second day of the Ruby Ridge siege in Idaho, FBI snipers killed Vicki Weaver, the wife of white separatist Randy Weaver (the snipers then killed their couple’s friend, Kevin Harris, I was aiming and did not see Vicki Weaver).

2003

Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore was suspended for refusing to remove his Ten Commandments monument from his court’s circular building, pursuant to a Federal Court order.

2007

A Blackhawk helicopter crashed in Iraq, killing all 14 US soldiers. Hurricane Dean carried out a second raid on Mexico in a matter of days.

10 years ago: Hurricane Eileen cut a devastating path across the Caribbean Sea, struck Puerto Rico with high winds and rain, and sped just north of the Dominican Republic. Nickolas Ashford, half of legendary Motown songwriting duo Ashford & Simpson, has died in New York City at the age of 70. Lyricist Jerry Leiber, along with lyricist Mike Stoller, wrote “Hound Dog,” “Jail House Rock,” “Yaketyak,” and more. Hit, who died in Los Angeles at the age of 78.

5 years ago: Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, who starred in ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live, was physically part of Republican rival Donald Trump’s “surrogate reality” as part of a “surrogate reality.” Opposed to the charges of ineligibility. He did not focus on the kinds of issues that are most important to voters.

1 year ago: Dueling protests by right-wing and left-wing protesters in Portland, Oregon have turned violent. Federal officials kept protesters away from the plaza near the federal building. Russian dissident Alexei Navalny, who was in a coma because of suspected drug addiction, was taken from Siberia to Germany, where he was treated in a hospital. (After five months recovering in Germany, Navalny returned to Russia and was arrested.) Peruvian officials at the nightclub after police attacked to force a blockade of the country during a coronavirus pandemic. Thirteen people said they died in the stampede.

Today’s birthday

Broadcast journalist Morton Dean is 86 years old. Writer Annie Proulx is 86 years old. Baseball Hall of Fame inductee Carl Yastrzemski is 82 years old. Bill Parcells, a Professional Football Hall of Fame coach, is 80 years old. Writer-producer David Chase is 76 years old. Steve Kroft, CBS reporter, is 76 years old. Actress Cindy Williams is 74 years old. Pop musician David Marks is 73 years old. Diana Nyad of the International Swimming Hall of Fame is 72 years old. Paul Moritol, inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame, is 65 years old. Rock musician Vernon Reid is 63 years old. Country singer Ricky Ringleg is 62 years old. Country singer Colin Ray is 62 years old. 61. Actress Regina Taylor is 61 years old. Rock singer Roland Orzabal (Tears For Fears) is 60 years old. Rock musician David Peterson (The Bangles) is 60 years old. Rock musician Gary Lee Conner (Screaming Trees) is 59 years old. Singer Torria Moss is 58 years old. National singer Mira Mason is 58 years old. R&B musician James DeBarge is 58 years old. Matt Willander, who is inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame, is 57 years old. Actress Brooke Dillman is 55 years old. Rapper GZA (JIHZ’-ah) / Genius is 55 years old. Actor Adewarea Kinnu Oeagubage is 54 years old. .. Actor Ty Burrell is 54 years old. Celebrity chef Giada De Laurentiis is 51 years old. Actress Melinda Page Hamilton is 50 years old. Actor Rick Yune is 50 years old. Rock musician Paul Doucette (DOO’set) (Matchbox Twenty) is 49 years old. Beenie Man, reggae rap singer, is 48 years old. Singer Howedlow (Backstreet Boys) is 48 years old. Actress-actress Kristen Wiig is 48 years old. Actress Jenna Leigh Green is 47 years old. Rock musician Bo Koster is 47 years old. Rock musician Dean Bach (Deadman Theory) is 46 years old. The talk show is hosted by James Corden, 43. Rock musician Jeff Stinco (Simple Plan) actor Brandon Adams is 42 years old. Actress Aya Sumika is 41 years old. Actor Aristidam is 29 years old.

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