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Pick a day, month and year to get events which happened on that precise date. Leave the year as "all" to get all events for which the chosen date (day and month) is an anniversary.

Events in History

Five random people born on this day...

  • Humberto de Alencar Castelo Branco, Brazil general/president, 1964-67 (1900)
  • Fernando Rey, [Arambillet], La Coruna Spain, actor, Matter of Time (1917)
  • James Galanos, Philadelphia, fashion designer, Coty Hall of Fame-1959 (1924)
  • James P[aul] Blaylock, U.S., sci-fi author, Elfin Ship, Homunculus (1950)
  • Yuan She-k'ai, Chinese general/president/dictator (1859)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Max Manus, resistance fighter, dies at 82 (1996)
  • Michel Brusselmans, composer, dies at 74 (1960)
  • Yorgos Seferis, [Seferiadis], Greek diplomat/poet (I sterna), dies (1971)
  • Tropical Storm Jeanne kills more than 550 during flooding in Haiti (2004)
  • Nikolaos Skalkottas, composer, dies at 45 (1949)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Coup in Central African Rep: David Dacko overthrows emperor Bokassa I (1979)
  • Dwight Clark ends NFL streak of 105 consecutive game receptions (1987)
  • 1st National People's Congress adopts Chinese constitution (1954)
  • James Meredith refused access as a student in Mississippi (1961)
  • Lion's Terry Taylor reinstated after 1 year drug related suspension (1991)

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