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Pick a day, month and year to get events which happened on that precise date. Leave the year as "all" to get all events for which the chosen date (day and month) is an anniversary.

Events in History

Five random people born on this day...

  • Nikki Gianulias, Vallejo California, bowler, LPBT Rookie of Year 1979 (1959)
  • Patricia Kaas, French pop singer, Mademoiselle Chant (1966)
  • Cyril Ring, Massachusetts, actor, Body and Soul (1892)
  • Lanny [Jerry Lanston] Wadkins Richmond, Virginia, PGA golfer, 1972 Sahara (1949)
  • Harry N Pillsbury, U.S. chess player (1872)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, composer, dies in Vienna Austria at 35 (1791)
  • August vs. Platen, writer, dies at 39 (1835)
  • Christoph Forster, composer, dies at 52 (1745)
  • Hugh Wakefield, actress (Blithe Spirit), dies (1971)
  • Hans Richter, composer, dies at 73 (1916)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Monty Python's final episode airs on BBC (1974)
  • Fire at Brooklyn Theater kills 295, trampled or burned to death (1876)
  • STS 87 (Columbia 24) lands (1997)
  • KTEW (now KJRH) TV channel 2 in Tulsa, OK (NBC) begins broadcasting (1954)
  • Stanley Cup, Conn Smythe Trophy and Bill Masterson trophy stolen from NHL hall of fame (1970)

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