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Five random people born on this day...

  • John Laurie, born in Dumfries, Scotland, actor, Jericho, Island of Desire (1897)
  • Nancy Kelly, born in Lowell, Massachusetts, actress, Double Exposure, Jesse James (1921)
  • Miguel Mejia, San Pedro de Macoris, outfielder for the St. Louis Cardinals (1975)
  • Monica Croscicka-Wnetrzak, Miss Universe-Poland, 1996 (1976)
  • Claudine Schneider, Rep-R-RI, 1981- (1947)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Warren Hymer, actor (Show Them No Mercy), dies at 42 (1948)
  • John Drinkwater, English poet/playwright (Bird in Hand), dies at 54 (1937)
  • Edward Collins, Hall of Fame infielder (White Sox, A's), dies at 63 (1951)
  • Alan Mowbray, actor (Dante, Colonel Flack), dies at 72 (1969)
  • Otto Waldis, actor (Unknown World, Whip Hand), dies at 72 (1974)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Frederick Laggenheim takes 1st photo of a solar eclipse (1857)
  • East Germany granted full sovereignty by occupying power, USSR (1955)
  • Ice Pairs Championship at Edmonton won by Eltsova and Bushkov (RUS) (1996)
  • Rebel battle flags captured during war are returned to South (1905)
  • Glasgow 1st soccer match Scotland-Wales (4-0) (1876)

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