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Five random people born on this day...

  • Frederick Frost Blackman, English botanist (1866)
  • John Christopherson, artist/collector (1921)
  • Ko van Dijk, Jr., Dutch actor, Zaak M P (1916)
  • Lysa Jackson, Miss South Carolina USA 1996 (1974)
  • Ken Greer, rock guitarist, Red Rider (1954)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • John Soreth, French general, dies (1471)
  • Raymond O'Malley, teacher, dies at 87 (1996)
  • Dora Maar, Picasso model/companion, dies at 89 (1997)
  • Janice Elliott, novelist, dies at 63 (1995)
  • William Forsyth, English gardening expert (Forsythia), dies (1804)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • US performs nuclear Test at Nevada Test Site (1957)
  • German mark devalued to 600,000 Dmark=$1 (1923)
  • France's Louis Bleriot, makes 1st airplane flight across Engl Channel (1909)
  • Sherri Martel beats Fabulous Moolah for WWF Woman's Championship Belt (1987)
  • Bob Dylan booed off Newport Folk Festival for using electric guitar (1978)

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