This day 21 July 2020 in African history, world history and which celebrities were born today!

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AFRICA – [MALAWI]

2018 – Saulos Chilima, launched his transformation movement called United Transformation Movement (UTM) towards the formation of his political party to contest in May 2019 elections.

2011 – Mzuzu, Malawi, suffered half of the deaths from two days of protests and rioting left at least 19 dead across the impoverished country. More than 275 people were arrested across the country during two days of rioting.

THE WORLD

1989 Mike Tyson KOs Carl Williams in 1:33 for heavyweight boxing title

2007 – Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, the final book in the series by J. K. Rowling is published worldwide. 11 million copies sold in 24 hrs

2014 –  “Guardians of the Galaxy”, directed by James Gunn, starring Chris Pratt and Zoe Saldana, premieres in Hollywood, Los Angeles

2017 –  Singer Justin Bieber barred from performing in China by Beijing Municipal Bureau of Culture citing his “bad behaviour”

FAMOUS BIRTHDAY

1822 –  Gregor Mendel, Austrian monk and geneticist (discoverer of laws of heredity), born in Heinzendorf

FOMOURS FOOTBALL BIRTHDAY

1979 –  Rodolfo Arruabarrena

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