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Events in History

Five random people born on this day...

  • Walter R Tucker, Rep-D-California (1957)
  • William Birney, Bvt Major General Union volunteers, died in 1907 (1819)
  • Beth Herr, Middletown Ohio, tennis star (1964)
  • Pape John Creech, rocker, Hot Tuna, Jefferson Airplane (1917)
  • Basil Wilson Duke, Brig General Confederate Army, died in 1916 (1838)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Dirk Martens, Flemish printer/humanist, dies at about 83 (1534)
  • Achille Longo, composer, dies at 54 (1954)
  • Viktor Ernst Nessler, composer, dies at 49 (1890)
  • Julius Boros, pro golfer (U.S. Open 1952), dies of heart attack at 74 (1994)
  • Georges Eekhoud, Belgian writer (Belgian Kempen), dies (1927)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • 1st Baptist Church organizes (Boston) (1664)
  • Battle at Brindisi: King Willem of Sicily beats Byzantine fleet (1156)
  • Sojourner Truth attends Women's Rights Convention (1851)
  • AL announces it is splitting into 2 divisions (1968)
  • Estimated 22,000 die in another cyclone in Bay of Bengal (India) (1963)

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