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Five random people born on this day...

  • Broderick Vernon Chinnery-Haldane, photographer (1912)
  • Bill McCollum, Rep-R-Florida, 1981- (1944)
  • Bruce Braman, Greene, New York, canoe alternate for 1996 Olympics (1961)
  • Clark MacGregor, politician, involved in Watergate (1922)
  • Arnold Moonen, Dutch vicar/literature, David's holy saint graduals (1644)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Willem H Drucker, lawyer, dies at 45 (1933)
  • Minnie Ripperton, [Andrea Davis], singer (Lovin' You), dies at 30 (1979)
  • Johannes Gualbertus, Italian monk/saint, dies (1073)
  • John Chancellor, news anchor (VOA, NBC), dies at 68 (1996)
  • John Boon, publisher, dies at 79 (1996)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Guomindangleger draws against warlord Wu Peifu (1926)
  • Hague Council of Annulment convicts German war criminals W Lages, FH Van de Funten and F Fischer to death (1950)
  • "Li'l Abner" closes at St. James Theater New York City after 693 performances (1958)
  • Britain's King Charles II ratified Habeas Corpus Act (1679)
  • Congress authorizes Medal of Honor (1862)

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