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The following people were born
DODD, Mr George Charles — 21st August 1867
SAWYER, Mr Robert James — 21st August 1880
MOODY, Mr James Paul — 21st August 1887
YŪSUF, Miss Nabīah (Mary) — 21st August 1909

The following people died
BADENOCH, John Alexander — 21st August 1933
WIDGERY, Mr Isaac George — 21st August 1942
HAYS, Miss Margaret Bechstein — 21st August 1956
SUNDERLAND, Mr Victor Francis — 21st August 1973
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