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Events in History

Five random people born on this day...

  • Courtney Griffin, CFL defensive back for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers (1966)
  • Otto Emanuel Olsson, composer (1879)
  • David Susskind, New York City, TV host, Open End, David Susskind Show (1920)
  • Susil Fernando, cricketer, 5 Tests for Sri Lanka 1983 (1955)
  • Carter G Woodson, New Canton, Virginia, American historian, black studies (1875)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Johann F Ritter von Schulte, German catholic lawyer, dies at 87 (1914)
  • Willem Benoy, Flemish actor and director (The White), dies at 57 (1939)
  • Anastasius I, Bishop of Rome (399-401), dies (401)
  • Dame Ruth Nita Barrow, governor-general of Barbados, dies at 79 (1995)
  • Michel Woldemar, composer, dies at 65 (1815)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Larry Bird, of the Celtics, begins NBA free throw streak of 71 games (1989)
  • Stanley Kubrick's X-rated "A Clockwork Orange" premieres (1971)
  • KFYR TV channel 5 in Bismarck, ND (NBC/ABC) begins broadcasting (1953)
  • Anguilla becomes a British dependency separate from St. Kitts (1980)
  • Nyasaland secedes from Rhodesia and Nyasaland (1962)

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