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Five random people born on this day...

  • Warwick Armstrong, cricketer, Big Ship Great Aussie skipper 1920-21 (1879)
  • Herge, [Georges Remi], Belgian cartoonist, Kuifje (1907)
  • Greg Jones, linebacker for the Washington Redskins (1974)
  • Louis van Tulder, Dutch tenor, From Office Stool to High C (1892)
  • Hendrik Heyman, Belgian minister of N˜verheid/mayor (1879)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • John [Denton Pinkstone] French, British field marshall (WWI), dies at 72 (1925)
  • Mario Zafred, composer, dies at 65 (1987)
  • Whitman Mayo, actor, Sanford and Son, dies at 70 (2001)
  • Stanley Cup Finals, Tampa Bay Lightnings beat Calgary Flames 4 games to 3 (2004)
  • Willem de Merode, poet (Precious Blood), dies at 51 (1939)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Red Sox (6) and Brewers (5) tie single game HR record of 11 (1977)
  • Lyndon Baines Johnson presents "Great Society" (1964)
  • Montreal Athletic Assn beat Ottawa Generals 2-1, in 1st Cup Game (1893)
  • Commencement of 1st ICC Trophy (PNG vs. E Afr and Singapore vs. Arg) (1979)
  • Dow Jones avg hits a record 2,852.23 (1990)

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