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Five random people born on this day...

  • Leslie Silver, English paint manufacturer/multi-millionaire (1925)
  • Thomas David Jones, Baltimore, Maryland, PhD/Astronaut, STS 59, 68, 80, sk: 98 (1955)
  • Howard Moss, poet/editor, New Yorker (1922)
  • Friedrich Paschen, German physicist (1865)
  • Marie Dressler, actress, Anna Christie, Dinner at 8 (1907)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Wally Whyton, musician/broadcaster, dies at 66 (1997)
  • Frances Gifford, dies of emphysema, at 71 (1994)
  • The United Nations reported that there is no link between al Queda and Iraq (2003)
  • Eastwood Lane, composer, dies at 71 (1951)
  • Georges-Julien Sieber, composer, dies at 71 (1847)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Uranium atom 1st split, Columbia University (1939)
  • Aquatic Park, near Fisherman's Wharf, SF, is dedicated (1939)
  • "Our Town," Thornton Wilder's Pulitzer-winner of small-town life in Grover's Corners, NH, premieres (NJ) (1938)
  • Albania Republic proclaimed under President Achmed Zogu (1925)
  • French Laval government falls (1936)

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