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Five random people born on this day...

  • Willem Pee, Belgian linguist (1903)
  • Chico Ryan, rock vocalist, Sha Na Na (1949)
  • Hannah Gordon, actress, Oh Alfie (1941)
  • Paul Robeson, born in Philadelphia, singer, Old Man River (1898)
  • Michel Simon, born in Geneva, Switzerland (1895)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Vicente Goicoechea Errasti, composer, dies at 62 (1916)
  • Emilio Serrano y Ruiz, composer, dies at 89 (1939)
  • Thomas Alfred Smyth, Irish/US Union general-major, dies at 32 (1865)
  • Konrad Friedrich Noetel, composer, dies at 43 (1947)
  • Dave Prater, rocker (Sam and Dave), dies in a car crash at 50 (1988)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Cleveland Indians closer Jose Mesa found guilty of rape (1997)
  • 26th Golf Masters Championship: Arnold Palmer wins, shooting a 280 (1962)
  • Milan/Venice signs peace of Lodi (1454)
  • Los Angeles Dodgers Fernando Valenzuela's 1st start, beats Astros 2-0 (1981)
  • 1st exhibition baseball game at Fenway Park (Red Sox vs. Harvard) (1912)

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