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Pick a day, month and year to get events which happened on that precise date. Leave the year as "all" to get all events for which the chosen date (day and month) is an anniversary.

Events in History

Five random people born on this day...

  • Bruce Crampton, Sydney Australia, PGA golfer, 1961 Milwaukee Open (1935)
  • Hendrik J Hofstra, Dutch minister of Finance, PvdA (1904)
  • Vincent Kartheiser, actor, Hairy Bird, Alaska, Untamed Heart (1981)
  • Lawton Whitey Witt, outfielder, New York Yankees, 1922-25 (1895)
  • Chad May, NFL/WLAF quarterback, Minnesota Vikings, Frankfurt Galaxy (1971)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Norma Crane, actress (Rayola-Mr Peepers), dies of cancer at 44 (1973)
  • Rinse Posthumus, Fries writer, dies (1859)
  • Felicjan Szopski, composer, dies at 74 (1939)
  • Eddy Grove, dies (1995)
  • Nicolas Desmarest, French geographer (Volcanos), dies at 90 (1815)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • NASA launches Intelsat V (1982)
  • "Janet" by Commodores peaks at #87 (1985)
  • "Noel Coward's Sweet Potato" opens at Barrymore New York City for 17 performances (1968)
  • Gele River (Huang Ho) in China floods, kills about 1.5 million (1887)
  • Israeli Knesset endorses Camp David accord (1978)

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