21st June in history

21st June in history

Born on this day in 1979, Chris Pratt is an American actor and comedian, known for starring in both television and action films.

Did you know that:

• Cyrus McCormick of Virginia patented the reaper for the cultivation of grain on this day in 1834
• Willem Hendrik Keesom, a Dutch physicist who was the first person to freeze helium gas into a solid, was born on this day in 1876
• Elizabeth Woolridge Grant, known professionally as Lana Del Rey, is an American singer-songwriter born on this day in 1985

// Compiled by Zoya Siddiqui

Zoya Siddiqui

Zoya is a fledgling journalist with a natural penchant for wordsmithery and a soft corner for environment and wildlife. A literature student, she contributes articles on history, environment and latest fads.

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