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Five random people born on this day...

  • Horatio Herbert Kitchener, England, original Order of Merit member (1850)
  • John Ciardi, poet and critic, translated Dante (1916)
  • Billy Casper, SD California, golfer, 3-time PGA Player of Year, '66, '68, '70 (1931)
  • Henry Lawrence Garett III, born in Miami, Florida, Sect of Navy, 1989-92 (1939)
  • Andy McClusky, rocker, Orchestal Manoeveres in the Dark-Electricity (1959)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • John of Paffenrode, ruler of Ghussigny/poet, dies in battle (1673)
  • Joseph Joachim Raff, German opera composer (Cavatine), dies at 60 (1882)
  • Frank Lynes, composer, dies at 55 (1913)
  • Jack Good, actor (Father Goose), dies (1971)
  • John Reginald "Nat" Allen, planning enforcement officer, dies at 66 (1995)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Marlene Raymond (15), limboes under a flaming bar at 6 1/8" (1973)
  • Soyuz T-6 Launch (USSR) (1982)
  • 1st French "all news" TV (LCI) begins broadcasting (1994)
  • 1st coffee planted in Hawaii on Kona coast (1817)
  • Eastern 727 crashes at JFK Airport NY, kills 113 (1975)

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