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Five random people born on this day...

  • Hans Vaihinger, German philosopher, Nietzsche Philosophy (1852)
  • Ernst von Salomon, German writer, Kette Der Tausend Kraniche (1902)
  • Jeno Takacs, composer (1902)
  • Catherine Zeta Jones, Swansea Wales, actress, Christopher Columbus (1969)
  • Todd Philcox, NFL quarterback for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1966)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Kitty Masters, actress, dies at 92 (1994)
  • Braz Francisco de Lima, composer, dies at 61 (1813)
  • Clement VII, [Giulio de' Medici], Italian Pope (1523-34), dies at 56 (1534)
  • Frank Fay, actor (God's Gift to Women), dies in Santa Monica CA (1961)
  • Efim Golishev, composer, dies at 73 (1970)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Ringo releases his "Beaucoups of Blues" album (1970)
  • Battle at Loos: 8,246 British and 0 German casualties (1915)
  • Nolan Ryan's 5th career no-hitter as Astros beat Dodgers 5-0 (1981)
  • Despite 71 injuries, Yankees have been in 1st place all season until Red Sox move into a tie for 1st place (1949)
  • 9th PGA Championship: Walter Hagen at Salisbury GC Westbury NY (1926)

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