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Five random people born on this day...

  • Imran Khan Niaz, cricketer, Pakistan's greatest all-rounder (1952)
  • Linda Laflamme, rocker (1947)
  • Johann Friedrich Reichardt, composer (1752)
  • Manny Martindale, cricketer, fiery WI pace bowler of 30's (1909)
  • Tracey Walter, Jersey City, New Jersey, actor, Best of the West (1942)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Harold Washington, 1st black mayor of Chicago (D, 1983-87), dies at 65 (1987)
  • Bill Graham, rock promoter, dies (1991)
  • Robert S Ball, Irish mathematician/astronomer (Ball Screw), dies (1913)
  • Lucius III, [Ubaldo Allucingoli], Italian Pope (1181-85), dies (1185)
  • Johann Georg Pisendel, German violist/composer, dies at 76 (1755)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Larry Holmes TKOs Marvis Frazier in 1 for heavyweight boxing title (1983)
  • OJ Simpson gains 273 yards for Buffalo vs Detroit (1976)
  • 78th CFL Grey Cup: Winn Blue Bombers defeat Edmonton Eskimos, 50-11 (1990)
  • Dutch Antilles government of Liberia-Peters falls (1993)
  • Patria, carrying illegal immigrants, sinks in port of Haifa, 200 die (1940)

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