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Five random people born on this day...

  • Colin Blythe, cricketer, outstanding English slow lefty pre-WW I (1879)
  • Edouard Van Remoortel, Brussels, conductor, 1958-62 St. Louis Symph (1926)
  • Alexander Langsdorf, physicist (1912)
  • Henry Addington, Viscount Sidmouth, C, British Prime Minister, 1801-04 (1757)
  • Howard Hawks, Goshen, Indiana, director/producer, Rio Bravo, Scarface (1896)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • John Cameron, judge, dies at 96 (1996)
  • William Yeates Hurlstone, composer, dies at 30 (1906)
  • David Mendes Chumaceiro, Curaeaos poet (Adelfas), dies at 45 (1922)
  • Bobby Stokes, soccer star, dies at 44 (1995)
  • Arnold J van Keppel, earl of Albemarle/general, dies at about 48 (1718)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Said el-Mufti forms Jordan government (1955)
  • Latvia and Vatican sign accord (1922)
  • 135 die in a (6.4) earthquake in Peru (1990)
  • U.S. launches Surveyor 1 to Moon (1966)
  • New country of Albania, forms (1913)

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