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Five random people born on this day...

  • Bao Dai, emperor of Annam/Indochina/head of South Vietnam, 1949-55 (1913)
  • Raymond Jones, rocker (1939)
  • Mikhail Georgiyevich Potapov, Russian cosmonaut (1952)
  • John Lodge, Washington D.C., actor, Witchmaker (1903)
  • John Warburton, Huddersfield England, actor, Saratoga Trunk (1887)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Michael William Balfe, composer (Bohemian Girl), dies at 62 (1870)
  • William August duke of Cumberland, Engl supreme commander, dies at 44 (1765)
  • Paul Dirac, British Physicist (1984)
  • Maurice Dolbier, U.S. actor and writer (Nowhere near Everest), dies at 81 (1993)
  • Eugene V. Debs, American Politician (1926)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Bomb attack on Antwerp Belgium synagogue, 1 dead, 80 injured (1981)
  • Zond 8 Launch (Moon Orbit and Return) (1970)
  • Los Angeles Dodgers beat Oakland A's in World Series 4 games to 1 (1988)
  • Cort Theater opens at 148 W 48th St. New York City (1912)
  • Liquid-gas tanks in Cleveland explodes, 135 die, 3,600 homeless (1944)

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