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Today is August 21.

Familypedia people who were born on this day

  Father Mother Birth locality Birth nation
John Warren Allred (1864-1910) Rueben Warren Allred (1827-1916) Elzadie Emeline Ford (1827-1887) Walsburg, Utah
Henry Russel Augustine (1918-1954) John Frederick Augustine (1886-1970) Cora Arledge (1886-1963) Hamilton, Ohio United States
John Baylis (1808-1880) Joseph Baylis (1770-1855) Ann Taylor (1775-1826) Hawkesbury, New South Wales Australia
Anna Eliza Berry (1865-1928) John Francis Berry (1832-1915) Elizabeth Cherrington (1846-1887) Salt Lake City United States
John Harley Bottrell (1865-1941) John Bottrell (c1837-1891) Mary Ann Blackman (1837-1913) Sofala, New South Wales Australia
George Bowes (1701-1760) William Bowes (1656-1706) Elizabeth Blakiston (c1660-1736)
Afonso VI of Portugal (1643-1683) John IV of Portugal (1604-1656) Luisa de Guzmán (1613-1666) Lisbon
Philip II of France (1165-1223) Louis VII de France (1120-1180) Alice de Champagne (1140-1206) Gonesse
Sidonie Chotková von Chotkov und Vojnín (1805-1890) Jan Nepomuk Josef Chotek von Chotkov und Vojnín (1773-1824) Maria Isabella von Rottenhan (1774-1817)
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Familypedia people who died on this day

  Father Mother Death locality Age at death
James Riley Allred (1827-1872) Isaac Allred (1788-1870) Mary Calvert (1793-1851) Spring City, Utah 89
Rueben Warren Allred (1827-1916) Martin Carrel Allred (1806-1840) Mary Heskett (1810-1840) Thatcher, Arizona 89
Thirza Baker (1792-1834) Decon John Baker (1762-1817) Susannah Strong (1762-1826) 42
William Franklin Brock (1847-1910) Valentine Brock Bethany Ginn (c1820-1880)
Dimitrie Cantemir (1673-1723) Constantin Cantemir (1612-1693) Ana Bantaș (c1645-1677) Dmitrovsk
Thomas Cattell (1821-1886) Arding, New South Wales 65
Henry Chittick (1860-1943) Gustavus Chittick (1832-1865) Jane Moffitt (1830-1880) Gerringong, New South Wales 83
Jane Colless (1808-1882) George Colless (c1771-1851) Anne Goodwin (1780-1853) Regentville, New South Wales 74
Adelaide Grace Cusbert (1857-1923) Henry Cusbert (1828-1895) Hannah Williams (1832-1874) Chatswood, New South Wales 66
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Familypedia people who were first married on this day

  Father Mother Joined with Wedding1 locality
Albert Edward Anlezark (1881-1956) Thomas William Anlezark (1851-1893) Rachel Campbell (c1852-1943) Annie Lark (1897-1976) Glebe, New South Wales
Catherine II of Russia (1729-1796) Christian August von Anhalt-Zerbst (1690-1747) Johanna Elisabeth von Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorf (1712-1760) Peter III of Russia (1728-1762) Saint Petersburg
Ann Bellamy (1829-1897) James Zadock Bellamy (1798-1875) Hannah Singleton (1802-1869) James Bellamy (1825-1852)+Isaac Mobbs (1829-1922) Hinton, New South Wales
James Bellamy (1825-1852) John Bellamy (1803-1873) Margaret Ann Kelly (1802-1856) Ann Bellamy (1829-1897) Hinton, New South Wales
Elizabeth Bellett (1792-1866) Jacob Bellett (1765-1813) Ann Harper (1772-1842) Robert Allomes (1770-1853) Hobart
Annie Maria Berkholz (-1928) Adolph Berkholz (bef1882) James Henry Williams (c1860-1889)+Arthur Pearce (-1901) Kapunda
Robert Bullard (c1860-1933) Ada Amelia Mannall (c1866-1942) West Maitland, New South Wales
Robert Allomes (1770-1853) (unkown) Carter (bef1770) (unkown) Allomes (bef1770) Elizabeth Bellett (1792-1866) Hobart
Ann Croker (1844-1921) John Croker (1801-1852) Ann Berrell (c1817-1897) William Davis (1836-1918) Binda, New South Wales
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Familypedia people who had their second wedding (or first after a liaison) on this day

  Father Mother Joined with Wedding2 locality
Philippe III Capet (1245-1285) Louis IX Capet (1214-1270) Marguerite de Provence (1221-1295) Isabella of Aragon (1247-1271)+Maria van Brabant (1256-1321)
William Richard Steele Case (1880-1951) Richard Fitzgerald Case (1850-1933) Ellen Dodd Steele (c1856-1932) Sarah Lydia Jane Clark (1882-1943)+Florence Penrose (1897-1968) Sutherland, New South Wales
Elizabeth Thomas (c1781-1830) Thomas Mitchell+James Jelly (c1783-1869) Windsor, New South Wales
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