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Five random people born on this day...

  • Friedrich Gottlieb Klopstock, German poet (1724)
  • Leo O'Brien, cricketer, Australian batsman in 5 Tests 1932-36 (1907)
  • Dick Dolman, economist/Dutch politician 2nd Chamber (1935)
  • Pat Dufficy, Westerly, Rhode Island, female catcher, Colo Silver Bullets (1961)
  • Alba Parietti, Torino Italy, actress, Galagoal, Abbronzatissima (1961)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • George Seldes, journalist, dies at 104 (1995)
  • Stefanus III Bogdanowitsj, ruler of Moldavia (1457-1504), dies (1504)
  • Jessie Street, Australian civil rights activist, dies (1970)
  • Frances Howard, actress (Swan, Shock Punch), dies at 73 (1976)
  • Maung Maung, premier of Burma (1988), dies at 69 (1994)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Moslem fundamentalists in Sivas Turkey, set hotel on fire, kill 36 (1993)
  • Carl Hubbell shuts-out Cards 1-0 in 18 innings without a walk (1933)
  • Grand jury indicts Beckwith in murder of Medger Evers (1964)
  • Butch Cassidy and Sundance Kid rob train of $40,000 at Wagner Montana (1901)
  • James R Schlesinger, ends term as 9th director of CIA (1973)

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