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Events in History

Five random people born on this day...

  • Arthur Willard Pryor, composer (1870)
  • John Grubb Parke, Major General Union volunteers, died in 1900 (1827)
  • F R Boschvogel, [French LJ Ramon], Flemish writer, War of Worlds (1902)
  • Anton Filtz, composer (1733)
  • Victor Stevenson, CFL tackle for the Edmonton Eskimos (1960)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Pandit Rambharos Gangaram Panday, Suriname religious leader, dies (1991)
  • Joseph Lederer, composer, dies at 63 (1796)
  • Michel Pignolet de Monteclair, composer, dies at 69 (1737)
  • Dorothy Lamour, actress (Road to Bali, Road to Rio), dies at 81 (1996)
  • Jan Teulings, Dutch actor and director (Dorp aan de Rivier), dies (1989)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • San Francisco Giant Willie Mays, becomes 2nd player to hit HR # 600 (1969)
  • Bulgaria declares independence from Ottoman Empire (Turkey) (1908)
  • US nuclear sub USS Skate remains 31 days under Pole (record) (1958)
  • Red Sox ask Braves for use of their larger park for World Series (1915)
  • Earthquake strikes Mexico, 2,000 killed (1985)

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