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Five random people born on this day...

  • Walter Muller von Kulm, composer (1899)
  • Daniel Schorr, broadcast journalist, CBS (1916)
  • Andrei Trefilov, Kirovo Russia, NHL goalie, Buffalo Sabres, Oly-S-98 (1969)
  • Ramon Magsaysay, Philippines, statesman, US Legion of Merit-1952 (1907)
  • Goode Bryan, Brig General Confederate Army, died in 1885 (1811)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Floris Thin, politician/land advocate of Utrecht, dies (1590)
  • John Bunyan, preacher/novelist/author (Pilgrim's Progress), dies (1688)
  • Joseph Marie Clement dall' Abaco, composer, dies at 95 (1805)
  • Giovanale Ancina, composer, dies at 58 (1604)
  • Marcel Planiol, French private law scholar, dies (1931)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Belgium starts paying old age pensions (1920)
  • WKBG (now WLVI) TV channel 56 in Cambridge-Boston, MA (IND) begins (1953)
  • Pinklon Thomas beats Tim Witherspoon in 12 for heavywgt boxing title (1984)
  • WKMJ TV channel 68 in Louisville, Kentucky (PBS) begins broadcasting (1970)
  • Venezuela president Carlos Perez flees (1993)

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