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Five random people born on this day...

  • John de Young, resistance fighter (1916)
  • Bernard "Bernie" Cornfeld, Romanian/US financier, Fund of Funds (1927)
  • Philippe Libon, composer (1775)
  • Alan Minter, England, light-middleweight boxer 1972 Olympics bronze (1951)
  • Wilfrid Scawen Blunt, England, writer, Irish Land League (1840)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Florent Schmitt, French composer/critic (Jardin Secret), dies at 87 (1958)
  • Richard Upjohn, U.S. architect, died (1878)
  • Leo Geerts, [Marcel van der Linden], Belgian writer/critic, dies (1991)
  • Tommy Nutter, fashion designer (bell bottom pants), dies of AIDs at 49 (1992)
  • Barbara Morgan, photographer (Martha Graham), dies at 92 (1992)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Royals Warren Cromartie's 1st major league HR since 1983 (1991)
  • Boycott scores his 1st Test Cricket century, 113 vs. Aust at the Oval (1964)
  • 1st public bathhouse with showers opens in New York City (People's Bath) (1891)
  • Hitler orders total blockade of Great-Britain (1940)
  • "Wizard of Oz" opens at Loew's Capitol Theater in NY (1939)

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