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Events in History

Five random people born on this day...

  • Tweety Bird, cartoon character (1942)
  • Joseph Campanella, New York City, actor, Dr. Steffen-The Nurses, Lou-Mannix (1927)
  • Joao da Cruz, Brazilian poet (1861)
  • Ramondo Stallings, NFL defensive end for the Cincinnati Bengals (1971)
  • Dick W de Cloe, Dutch MP, PvdA (1947)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Lee Patrick, actress (Henrietta-Topper, Maltese Falcon), dies at 75 (1982)
  • Ellen Glasgow, American Novelist (1945)
  • Mel Ott, New York Giant baseball star (1926-1947), dies at 49 (1958)
  • Ukraine re-elects Prime Minister Viktor Yanukovich. but the election results were thrown out after large protests about the way the election was conducted (2004)
  • David "Sonny" Werblin, AFL owner for the New York Jets, dies at 81 (1991)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • 7 Belgian ministers in London sentence King Leopold III (1943)
  • Richard Johnson, a free black, granted 550 acres in Virginia (1654)
  • John F. Kennedy flies to Texas (1963)
  • J Vanbrughes "Relapse or Virtue in Danger," premieres in London (1696)
  • Baseball's Philadelphia Athletics and Phillies form pro football teams, joining Pitts Stars in 1st attempt at a National Football League (1902)

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