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Following is our collection of super amazing and curious facts and details explaining October 21. This list is intended for research in school, for college students or just to feed your brain with. Possible use cases are in quizzes, differences, homework facts legend, cover facts, and many more. But nevertheless learn why is October 21 so important!

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Top 10 October 21 facts that will blow your mind.

  1. In 1984 Congress passed the National Minimum Drinking Age Act, which required states to raise the minimum age to purchase alcohol to 21 by October 1986 or lose 10% of their federal highway funds.

  2. The first kamikaze attack was a lone one on an Australian cruiser on October 21. The first organized kamikaze wave attack took place on October 25 during the Battle of Samar.

  3. On October 21, 1843 he earned his M.D. from friedrich-Wilhelms Institute in Berlin with a thesis on corneal manifestations of rheumatic disease.

  4. The days 05 to 14 of October 1582 never existed! The 4th day was followed by 15th and the month had just 21 days.

  5. Depending on where you are in Australia, you will celebrate Queen Elizabeth II's birthday on either June 11, September 24, or October 1. This is despite the fact that the Queen's actual birthday is April 21

  6. The northernmost military action of the U.S. Civil War occured in St. Albans, Vermont, on October 19, 1864. 21 Confederate cavalrymen robbed the town's three banks, killed one local citizen, wounded another and after a failed attempt to burn down the village, fled into Canada.

  7. Jenny McCarthy was 21 years old, when her house was pelted on with eggs, for her 1993 Miss October Playboy Magazine Centrefold because she used her high shool uniform for the photoshoot.

  8. Although October 1st commemorates the founding of People’s Republic of China, the country was actually established September 21, 1949

  9. On October 21 1966 a colliery spoil tip collapsed onto a Welsh village, killing 116 schoolchildren and 28 adults

  10. Over 300 people died in train accidents between October 21 and November 25 of 2016. The largest one killing 150 people in India.

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On October 21, 2001, a Royal Canadian Navy ship, the HSMC Cape Breton Breton, was sunk by explosives to create an artificial reef, and is now a popular scuba site

On the exact same day that Marty McFly visits the future in Back to the Future (October 21, 2015), Nike gave the first pair of the film inspired self-lacing MAG shoes to Michael J Fox

Next year exactly will be the day Marty traveled back. 21 October 2015. Check out his new hover board! Real or what?

A hoverboard exists. It relies on electromagnetic stabilization and must be hovered over a non-ferromagnetic conductor. It is set to be released October 21, 2015.

Parking ticket: Word of the day for October 21, 2016

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The movie How to Train Your Dragon 2, which hits iTunes on October 21, managed to score a rating of 92% on aggregate site Rotten Tomatoes

On October 27, 1849, Illinois Senator James Shields took office to replace a prior Senator who was declared ineligible in March due to falling just shy of a nine-year prior citizenship requirement. Shields was naturalized on October 21, 1840, and the ineligible Senator he replaced was himself.

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On 21 October 1966, a coal mining spoil heap liquefied due to having been placed on top of a mountain spring, and collapsed onto the town of Aberfan, Wales, burying houses and the Pantglas primary school, resulting in the deaths of 116 children, 5 teachers, and 23 residents of the town

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HMS Victory, the oldest commissioned warship in the world with 241 years' service. She is best known for her role as Lord Nelson's flagship at the Battle of Trafalgar on 21 October 1805. She gets 350,000 visitors per year.

On October 21, 2019, the city of Eureka voted unanimously to return Duluwat Island, taken by massacre, to the Wiyot Tribe. The vote, many years in the making, marks the first time a local municipality has voluntarily given land back to the indigenous people who lived there originally.

On October 21, 2019, the city of Eureka voted unanimously to return Duluwat Island, taken by massacre, to the Wiyot Tribe. The vote, many years in the making, marks the first time a local municipality has voluntarily given land back to the indigenous people who lived there originally.

On October 21, 2019, the city of Eureka voted unanimously to return Duluwat Island, taken by massacre, to the Wiyot Tribe. The vote, many years in the making, marks the first time a local municipality has voluntarily given land back to the indigenous people who lived there originally.

2,778 Serb men and boys were massacred in Kragujevac on 21 October 1941, in retaliation for an insurgent attack that resulted in the death of 10 German soldiers killed and 26 injured

Doc Brown traveled to October 21, 2015, and explained to Jimmy Kimmel that we are in an alternate timeline.

Chris Rock created a fictitious Madea Halloween movie in Top Five to poke fun at Tyler Perry. Lionsgate liked the idea so much they asked Tyler Perry to make it. "Boo! A Madea Halloween" will be in theatres on 21 October.

The future scenes of BTTF 2 take place on October 21, 2015