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Five random people born on this day...

  • Leonard Cohen, Montreal, singer and songwriter, Death of Ladies Man (1934)
  • Frederik I van Hohenzollern, monarch of Brandenburg, 1417-40 (1372)
  • Cecil Fielder, Los Angeles, California, infielder, Detroit Tigers, New York Yankees (1963)
  • Lode Backx, Flemish pianist (1922)
  • Luc Haesaerts, Flemish art critic, Flandre (1899)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Henri [Lucien] Capitant, French lawyer, dies at 72 (1937)
  • Sabine Zlatin, nurse, dies at 89 (1996)
  • Earthquake kills 2,295 in central Taiwan (1999)
  • JA Mommersteeg, Dutch state sect of Defense (KVP), dies (1991)
  • Gijsbert Friedhoff, architect (Wibautstrat tax office), dies (1970)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Mike Piazza is 2nd to hit a HR out of Dodger Stadium (1997)
  • Oakland A's Bob Welch becomes 1st 25 game winner in 10 years (1990)
  • Reds Chico Ruiz steals home, beats Phillies 1-0. Phillies start a 10 game losing streak that gives Cards the pennant (1964)
  • NY Sun runs famous "Yes, Virginia there is a Santa Claus," editorial (1897)
  • John Lennon and Yoko Ono are Dick Cavett's only guest (1971)

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