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Five random people born on this day...

  • Bruno Zarrillo, hockey forward, Team Italy 1998 (1955)
  • Carl Wilhelm, composer (1815)
  • August Wilhelm Schlegel, German poet/translator/critic (1767)
  • Willie Gault, bob sledder/NFL receiver, Chicago Bears, Los Angeles Raiders (1960)
  • Bob Newhart, Oak Park, Illinois, comedian, Bob Newhart Show, Newhart (1929)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Henk Bijvanck, composer, dies at 59 (1969)
  • Francis Showering, brewer, dies at 83 (1995)
  • Edgar Louis Vanderstegen Millington Drake, painter, dies at 62 (1994)
  • Georg Solti, conductor, dead, dies at 84 (1997)
  • Gert Froebe, actor (Lover's Wood, Upper Hand), dies at 75 (1988)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • "Fool Moon" closes at Richard Rodgers Theater New York City after 207 performances (1993)
  • 1st one-day Cricket international for WI (v Eng) - lose by 1 wicket (1973)
  • Orioles beat Yankes 13-9 in longest 9 inning game (1997)
  • 63rd U.S. Womens Tennis: M Osborne duPont beats Doris Hart (64 61) (1949)
  • Pete Sampras ends Ivan Lendl's bid for 9th straight U.S. Open final (1990)

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