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Events in History

Five random people born on this day...

  • Frederick William Sternfield, musicologist (1914)
  • John Ericson, Dusseldorf Germany, actor, Sam Bolt-Honey West (1926)
  • Adolph Wilhelm August Friedrich von Steinwehr, Brig Gen, Union vol (1822)
  • John S Bull, Memphis Tennessee, astronaut (1934)
  • Hans Vaihinger, German philosopher, Nietzsche Philosophy (1852)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • S W R D Bandaranaike, Ceylon's PM, assassinated by a Buddhist monk (1959)
  • Dorothy Dickson, actress/dancer (Paying the Piper), dies at 102 (1995)
  • Charles A Ellwood, U.S. sociologist/psychologist, dies at 72 (1945)
  • Kitty Masters, actress, dies at 92 (1994)
  • Marion Zimmer Bradley, writer, Darkover series, dies at 69 (1999)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Chevy Chase calls Cary Grant a homo on Tomorrow show (suit follows) (1980)
  • Congress proposes Bill of Rights (10 of 12 will ratify) (1789)
  • England and France sign disarmament treaty (1340)
  • Phillies beat Reds 7-1, ending 16 consecutive Sunday loses (1960)
  • "il duce" visits Berlin/named "the Fuhrer" to corporal 1st class (1937)

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