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Five random people born on this day...

  • Rudolf Ganz, composer (1877)
  • John Lever, cricketer, England lefty quick in 21 Tests 1976-81 (1949)
  • Louise Woodward, ELton England, nanny who killed Matthew Eappen (1978)
  • Matias Carrillo, Mexican/US baseball outfielder for the Florida Marlins (1963)
  • Eddie Murray, Los Angeles, California, 1st baseman, Orioles, Dodgers, Cleveland Indians (1956)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Andre-Charles-Prosper Messager, composer, dies at 75 (1929)
  • Robert Fulton, steamboat pioneer, dies (1815)
  • Dmitri B Shostakovitch, father of Russian composer Dmitri D S, dies (1922)
  • Jean Binet, composer, dies at 66 (1960)
  • Jan Pieter Heije, Dutch physician/writer/poet, dies at 67 (1876)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Battle at Yzer Spruit: Boer general De la Rey beats British (1902)
  • Mariner 6 launched for Mars flyby (1969)
  • Ice Pairs Championship at Milan won by Ria Baran and Paul Falk of GER (1951)
  • Estonia declares independence from Russia (1918)
  • Pope Boniface VIII degree Clericis Iaicos (1296)

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