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Five random people born on this day...

  • Harry Clement Stubbs, U.S., sci-fi author, Needle, Iceworld (1922)
  • David Ackroyd, Orange, New Jersey, actor, I Come in Peace, Memories of Me (1940)
  • Zoltan Kocsis, composer (1952)
  • Wallerand Vaillant, painter/engraver, baptized (1623)
  • Countee Cullen, Baltimore, Maryland, poet, Black Christ and Other Poems (1903)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Earthquake kills about 5,000 in northern Afghanistan (1998)
  • Frank Carlson, (Gov/Rep/Sen-R-Ks), dies at 94 (1987)
  • Jessie Ralph, actress (Good Earth, San Francisco), dies at 79 (1944)
  • John Cameron, judge, dies at 96 (1996)
  • Zinka Milanov, Met Opera Diva, dies of a stroke at 83 (1989)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • 22nd LPGA Championship won by Betty Burfeindt (1976)
  • Ariane-2 (ESA) launched (1986)
  • U.S. launches Surveyor 1 to Moon (1966)
  • 40th Belmont: Lucien Lyne aboard Burgomaster wins in 2:20 (1906)
  • Spain and Netherlands signs temporary cease fire (1646)

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