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Five random people born on this day...

  • Neus Avila, Lerida Spain, tennis star, Futures-Valencia-ESP 1995 (1971)
  • Stanley Kubrick, Bronx, New York, director, 2001, Dr. Strangelove, Lolita (1928)
  • Andy Connel, rocker, Swingout Sister-Swingout (1961)
  • Philipp Jarnach, composer (1892)
  • Joe Smith, NBA forward, Golden State Warriors (1975)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Leigh Whipper, actor (Hidden Eye, Jungle Queen), dies at 98 (1975)
  • Nikolaos Plastiras, Greece premier (1945-50, 51-2), dies (1953)
  • Freidrich Wilhelm Weis, composer, dies at 82 (1826)
  • Averell Harriman, statesman, dies in Yorktown Heights, New York at 94 (1986)
  • Charles Emanuel I, the Great, Duke of Savoy (Peace of Lyon), dies (1630)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • U.S.S.R. launches 1st intercontinental multistage ballistic missile (1957)
  • President Bush signs Americans With Disabilities Act (1990)
  • Milwaukee Brave Warren Spahn sets HR record of 31 by a pitcher (1962)
  • US union leader James Hoffa sentenced for fraud (1964)
  • Jarmila Kratochvilova of Czech sets 800m woman's record (1:53.28) (1983)

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