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Five random people born on this day...

  • A M F, Sandy, Ross, managing-director, Mary Quant (1931)
  • Nicholas Walker, Bogota Col, actor, Capitol, Jimmy-General Hospital (1955)
  • Ralph Hunsecker Blane, songwriter (1914)
  • Baroness Oppenheim-Barnes (1930)
  • Gioconda de Vito, violinist (1907)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Nicephorus I, Byzantine Emperor (802-11), dies in battle (811)
  • Johann Georg Christian Storl, composer, dies at 43 (1719)
  • Carlos Castillo Armas, president of Guatemala, murdered (1957)
  • Marino Iandioro, canned tomato pioneer, dies at 64 (1994)
  • Matthew B Ridgway, U.S. Army Chief of Staff (1953-55), dies at 98 (1993)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Apollo 15 launched (Scott and Irwin) to 4th manned landing on Moon (1971)
  • U.S.S.R. performs underground nuclear Test (1977)
  • WCPO TV channel 9 in Cincinnati, OH (CBS) begins broadcasting (1949)
  • Paul Reubens (Pee Wee Herman) is arrested in Florida, for exposing himself at an adult movie theater (1991)
  • Cambodia's Red Khmer surprise attack on train, kills 13 (1994)

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