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Five random people born on this day...

  • George Grove, London, England, biblical scholar/misicographer (1820)
  • Timothy Wood, British government asst whip (1940)
  • Heino Jurisalu, composer (1930)
  • Tom Prince, Kankakee, Illinois, catcher for the Los Angeles Dodgers (1964)
  • Midori Ito, Tokyo, Japan, ice skater, Oly-silver-92 (1969)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Henry Garat, actor (Congress Dances), dies at 57 (1959)
  • Christopher John Gray, priest, dies at 42 (1996)
  • Adeline De Walt Reynolds, actress (Son of Dracula), dies at 78 (1961)
  • Florence Nightingale, English nurse, dies at 90 (1910)
  • George C Pearce, actor (Hold tat Lion, British Agent), dies at 75 (1940)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • 1st broadcast by Trans World Radio on Bonaire (1964)
  • Hitler refuses Von Hindenburg's proposal to become vice-chancellor (1932)
  • Battle of Deep Bottom Virginia (Strawberry Plains) and Fussell's Mill VA (1864)
  • US Gen Omar Bradley's becomes chief of staff (1953)
  • President Eisenhower establishes Government Contract Compliance Committee (1953)

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