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Five random people born on this day...

  • Auguste Jean Maria Charles Serieyx, composer (1865)
  • Brian Wiggins, NFL wide receiver for the Carolina Panthers (1968)
  • Pierre Salinger, newsman, ABC, /press secretary, John Kennedy (1925)
  • Fred Baxter, NFL tight end for the New York Jets (1971)
  • Eddie Mekka, Worcester Massachusetts, actor, Carmine-Laverne and Shirley (1952)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Andre Campra, composer, dies at 83 (1744)
  • Denys Hay, historian, dies at 78 (1994)
  • Gottfried Wegner, composer, dies at 65 (1709)
  • Pete de Freitas, drummer (Echo and the Bunnyman), dies (1989)
  • Henry C. Gordon, USAF/astronaut (Dynasoar), dies at 71 (1997)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Boston Brave Warren Spahn strikes out 18 Cubs in 15 innings (1952)
  • 58th U.S. Golf Open: Tommy Bolt shoots a 283 at Southern Hills in Tulsa (1958)
  • "Gong Show" premieres on TV (syndication) (1976)
  • No Nukes concert at Hollywood Bowl (1981)
  • U.S. Army founded (1775)

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