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Five random people born on this day...

  • Bracey Walker, NFL safety, Cin Bengals, Miami Dolphins (1970)
  • Edith Head, fashion designer, MGM (1907)
  • Juan Guzman, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, pitcher for the Toronto Blue Jays (1966)
  • Henry III, Roman Catholic German emperor, 1046-56 (1017)
  • Narotam Puna, cricketer, Bombay NZ off-spinner vs. England 1966 (1929)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Leon Janney, actor (Jim Matthews-Another World, Hawk), dies at 63 (1980)
  • Alfred the Great, English monarch, dies (900)
  • Margaretha "Marga" Klompe, Dutch 1st female minister (CRM), dies at 74 (1986)
  • William Howard Glover, composer, dies at 56 (1875)
  • William Downie Forrest, journalist, dies at 94 (1996)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Mark Aurelius Valerius Maxentius proclaimed emperor of Rome (306)
  • Byzantines troops occupy Antioch Syria (969)
  • Sharon Miller wins LPGA Corpus Christi Civitan Golf Open (1973)
  • Volstead Act passed by Congress, start prohibition over Wilson's veto (1919)
  • Maimonides College in Penns is 1st Jewish college in the US (1867)

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