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Five random people born on this day...

  • Itula Mili, tight end for the Seattle Seahawks (1973)
  • Michal, rocker (1949)
  • Robert F Wagner, (Mayor-D-NYC, 1954-65) [or May 15] (1910)
  • Johann Gottlieb Karl Spazier, composer (1761)
  • Matthaus Apelles von Lowenstern, composer (1594)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Johnny Shines, Delta blues singer and guitarist, dies at 76 (1992)
  • Johan I Jozef, monarch of Liechtenstein/fieldmarshal, dies at 75 (1836)
  • Cantinflas, [Mario Moreno], Mexican actor (Pepe), dies at 81 (1993)
  • Bram Stoker, Irish theater manager/writer (Dracula), dies (1912)
  • Federal court rules that Monica Lewinsky does not have an immunity agreement with Kenneth Starr (1998)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Harriet Tubman starts Underground Railroad (1853)
  • Dodgers start to wear liners in their caps (1941)
  • NFL legalizes coaching from bench (1944)
  • Chicago Bulls win record 72 games in a season (1996)
  • Heinrich Himmler becomes inspector Prussian secret state police (1934)

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