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Five random people born on this day...

  • Martin Delray, Texarkana Ar, country singer, Get Rhythm, (1949)
  • Francisco Andreu, Dearborn, Michigan, road cyclist, Olympics-4th-88, 96 (1966)
  • Craig Chaquico, rock guitarist, Jefferson Starship (1954)
  • Alfred Plane, U.S. sharp shooter, Olympics gold 1912, 20 (1891)
  • Amilcare Zanella, composer (1873)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Vlkasin, Hungarian general/co-king of Serbia, dies (1371)
  • George Santayana, U.S. philosopher/poet (Last Puritan), dies at 88 (1952)
  • Ida Moore, actress (Mr Music, Johnny Belinda), dies at 82 (1964)
  • Maurice Ashley, historian, dies at 87 (1994)
  • R Beer-Hofmann, writer, dies at 78 (1945)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Lebanon premier Chafiq Wazzan offers to resigns (1983)
  • Longest speech in United Nations history (4 hrs, 29 mins, by Fidel Castro) (1960)
  • 1st broadcast of "Hawaii Five-O" on CBS-TV (1968)
  • Tunisia drops diplomatic relations with Libya (1985)
  • Earl Claus von Stauffenberg marries Freiin Nina von Lerchenfeld (1931)

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