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Five random people born on this day...

  • Michael P[aul] Kube-McDowell, U.S., sci-fi author, Enigma, Empery (1954)
  • Mohamed Amin, cameraman (1943)
  • Lyman L Lemnitzer, Marine Corps general, WW II (1899)
  • Chris Renaud, Fredericton New Brunswick, swimmer 1996 Olympics (1976)
  • Reinier Braams, Dutch biophysicist/MP, VVD (1923)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Astrid S L T Bernadotte, Queen of Belgium/Princess of Sweden, dies (1935)
  • Felicien C David, French composer (Lalla-Roukh), dies at 66 (1876)
  • Emil C Hansen, Danish physiologist, dies (1909)
  • Phillip Gilmore, actress (Malcolm X), dies at 38 (1994)
  • Nahum Goldmann, President Zionist World Organization, dies at 87 (1982)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • 15,000 American troops liberating Paris march down Champs Elysees (1944)
  • U.S.S.R. explodes its 1st atomic bomb (1949)
  • Actress Elke Sommer (52) weds Wolf Walther (46) (1993)
  • Chaim Weizmann informs England that Palestine Jews will fight in WW II (1939)
  • Treaty of Picquigny] king Louis XI buys English contacts (1475)

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