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Five random people born on this day...

  • Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Portland Maine, poet, Hiawatha (1807)
  • Viktor Kalabis, composer (1923)
  • Viscount Head (1937)
  • Terence Davis, WLAF wide receiver for the London Monarchs (1973)
  • Jose Melis, Havana Cuba, orch leader, Jack Paar Program (1920)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Marinus Ruppert, Dutch trade union leader (CNV), dies at 80 (1992)
  • J. T. Walsh, actor, Pleasantville, dies at 54 (1998)
  • Joe Silver, actor (Rage, Rapid, Deathtrap, Shivers), dies at 66 (1989)
  • Theodorus Pangalos, Greek general/dictator 1926, dies at 74 (1952)
  • Konrad Lorenz, Austria zoologist (Nobel 1973), dies at 85 (1989)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • U.S. performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site (1974)
  • "Last Night of Ballyhoo" opens at Helen Hayes Theater New York City (1997)
  • Mike Conley triple jumps world indoor record (17.76m) (1987)
  • 1st Russian Embassy opens in London, Russia and U.S. sign trade agreement (1557)
  • "What Makes Sammy Run?" opens at 84th St. Theater New York City for 540 performances (1964)

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