Kragujevac, Evita, Jack Kerouac

On this day: October 21
A five-month strike by United Mine Workers ends in the U.S. (1902)

7,000 Serbs shot in Kragujevac, Serbia by Nazi Germans (1944)

Argentine military officer Juan PerĂ³n married actress Evita (1945)

John Paul Getty III's ear cut off by his kidnappers and sent to a newspaper in Rome (1973)

North Korea and the U.S. sign an agreement that requires N. Korea to stop its nuclear weapons program and agree to inspections (1994)

President Obama meets with Senator John Kerry in the Oval Office to discuss the war in Afghanistan (2009)

b: Alfred Nobel (1833); d: Jack Kerouac (1969), Vulko Chervenkov (1980)

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