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Five random people born on this day...

  • Ludwig Marcuse, German philosopher (1894)
  • Elly Ameling, Rotterdam Holland, soprano, Ilya-Idomeneo (1933)
  • Henry Roth, Austria-Hungary/US writer, Call it Sleep (1906)
  • Dennis Gibson, NFL inside linebacker for the San Diego Chargers (1964)
  • Charlie Ruggles, Los Angeles, California, actor, Ruggles, Aesop-Bullwinkle Show (1886)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Aleksei M Romanov, 1st Romanov-czar of Russia, dies at 46 (1676)
  • William Fulbright, U.S. politician, dies (1995)
  • Jacob Firet, Dutch theologist (Agogic Moment), dies at 70 (1994)
  • Vincent "Mad Dog" Coll, mobster, killed by Dutch Schultz gang (1932)
  • Paul Brickhill, Dutch/US WW II pilot/physician, dies (1993)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Hungarian Cardinal Mindszenty sentenced to life in prison (1949)
  • U.S. helps overthrow President Miguel Devila of Honduras (1911)
  • Comet C/1743 C1 approaches within 0.0390 AUs of Earth (1743)
  • Mushtaq and Asif Iqbal make 350 stand for 4th wicket vs. NZ (1973)
  • U.S. performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site (1967)

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