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Five random people born on this day...

  • Jim McKay, Philadelphia Pennsylvania, sportscaster, ABC's Wide World of Sports (1921)
  • Chris Swan, rower 1996 Olympics (1967)
  • Cheryl Crawford, producer, Touch of Venus, Brigadoon (1902)
  • Albrecht Eusebius Wenzel von Wallenstein, German general (1583)
  • Pierre Moulaert, composer (1907)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Patrick S Gilmore, composer, dies at 62 (1892)
  • Bonnie Wiley, journalist, dies at 90 (2000)
  • Warren William, actor (Fear, Wolf Man, Madame X), dies at 53 (1948)
  • John Sevier, indian fighter (Gov/Rep-Tn), dies at 70 (1815)
  • Al-Hadi, Arabic kalief of Islam (185-86), dies (786)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Neurenberg fusion congress USDP-SPD; picks Karl Kautsky (1922)
  • "Catch a Star" closes at Plymouth Theater New York City after 23 performances (1955)
  • Carl Lewis runs world record 100m (9.92 sec) (1988)
  • New York Met manager Gil Hodges suffers a heart attack (1968)
  • Al Kaline, Detroit Tiger, is 12th to get 3,000 hits (1974)

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