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Five random people born on this day...

  • Sarah Douglas, England, actress, Conan, Superman II, Falcon Crest (1952)
  • Sherburne W Burnham, U.S., astronomer, binary stars (1838)
  • Reinard Wilson, linebacker for the Cincinnati Bengals (1973)
  • William Vanderbilt, yachtsman, donated Vanderbilt Cup (1848)
  • Arthur R Hawkins, U.S. pilot/capt, WW II, downed 14 jap planes (1922)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Albrecht von Haller, Swiss physician/biologist/author, dies at 69 (1777)
  • Clementine O Spencer-Churchill (Hozier), British barones, dies at 92 (1977)
  • Lindsay Oliver John Boynton, furniture historian, dies (1995)
  • Gerald Ian Lacey, architect/town planner, dies at 70 (1996)
  • Johann Gottfried Seyfert, composer, dies at 41 (1772)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Brandenburgs army occupies Stettin (1677)
  • Beatles last Great Britain concert (Capitol Theatre in Cardiff Wales) (1965)
  • Mookie Blaylock sets NBA record of 13 steals in a game (1987)
  • Gambia and Senegal sign agreement to be known as Senegambia in Feb 1982 (1981)
  • U.S. performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site (1962)

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