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Five random people born on this day...

  • Kenneth S. Goldstein, folklorist/enthomusicologist (1927)
  • Jan David Holland, composer (1746)
  • Sammy Baugh, Texas, NFL hall of famer QB for the Washington Redskins (1914)
  • James Bridger, scout, fur trader and mountain man par excellance (1804)
  • Erhard Grosskopf, composer (1934)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Charles Rea, British actor (Ipcress File), dies at 69 (1992)
  • Rick Aviles, U.S. comic/actor (Ghost), dies of AIDS (1995)
  • Gerardus Johannis Vossius, [Gerrit Vos], Dutch regent, dies at 71 (1649)
  • Francois de La Rochefoucauld, French Writer (1680)
  • George William Warren, composer, dies at 73 (1902)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Orange Blossom Golf Open (1969)
  • U.S. Mens Figure Skating championship won by Nathaniel Niles (1918)
  • CNN begins spanish broadcasts (1997)
  • English warship Queen Charlotte catches fire; 700 die (1800)
  • Ligeti's opera "Le Grand Macabre," premieres in Stockholm (1978)

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