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Events in History

Five random people born on this day...

  • Giancarlo Giannini, La Spezia Italy, actor, Seduction of Mimi (1942)
  • Mervyn Kitchen, cricket umpire (1944)
  • Monty Losowsky, prof of medicine, St. James University England (1931)
  • Nigel Henderson, admiral (1913)
  • Sam Jones, cricketer, Australian batsman of 1880's (1861)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Joseph Kotalla, German war criminal (4 of Breda), dies at 71 (1979)
  • Kenny Sacha, actor (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), dies of AIDS at 39 (1992)
  • Trindad Silva, actor (Hill St. Blues), dies at 38 in an auto accident (1988)
  • Ismar Elbogen, German/US learned/rabbi (Jewish Lexicon), dies at 68 (1943)
  • Robert Morrison, missionary in China/translated bible, dies (1834)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Vince Coleman steals 2 bases in 1st inning, for NL rookie record 74 (1985)
  • New Continental baseball league formed (1959)
  • Canada begins replacing silver with nickel in coins (1968)
  • "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" closes at Eugene O'Neill New York City after 149 performances (1990)
  • Walter Koenig, Checkov of Star Trek, suffers a heart attack (1993)

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