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Five random people born on this day...

  • Mariana Perez-Roldan, Argentina, tennis star (1967)
  • Willie Naulls, NBA star for the New York Knicks (1934)
  • Uncle Dave Macon, entertainer (1870)
  • Col Guest, cricketer, Test Aust vs. England 1963, scored 11 took 0-59 (1937)
  • Niels Bohr, Denmark, physicist, expanded quantum physics, Nobel 1922 (1885)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Christy Mathewson, American Athlete (1925)
  • Paul Swift, U.S. actor (Egg Man in Pink Flamingo), dies of AIDS at 60 (1994)
  • Wouter Paap, composer, dies at 73 (1981)
  • John Hill Hewitt, composer, dies at 89 (1890)
  • Eugen Varga, Hungarian/Russian economist/politician, dies at 84 (1964)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Mary Lena Faulk wins LPGA Heart of America Golf Open (1956)
  • NY Highlander Jack Chesbro wins record 41st game of season (41-12) (1904)
  • Uprising at Auschwitz, Jews burn down crematoriums (1944)
  • HALL airship Binnendijk runs up German my (1939)
  • China PR performs nuclear test at Lop Nor PRC (1994)

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