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Five random people born on this day...

  • Christopher Isherwood, American Author (1904)
  • Francois Leydet, sierra club, Last Redwoods (1927)
  • Myron Guyton, NFL full safety for the New England Patriots (1967)
  • William Bardwell, composer (1915)
  • David Byas, cricketer, left-handed Yorkshire batsman (1963)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Heinz Rottger, composer, dies at 67 (1977)
  • Ludwig Thoma, writer, dies (1921)
  • Carl Wilhelm, composer, dies at 57 (1873)
  • Julie Stevens, actress (Lorelei-Big Town), dies at 67 (1984)
  • Bob the Moor, Flemish comic strip artist (Kuifje), dies (1992)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • French troops occupy Lock (1794)
  • George Orwell published "Animal Farm" (1946)
  • Houdini escapes from chains underwater at Aquatic Park in 57 sec (1907)
  • CCC camp opens in Brecksville Reservation of Cleveland Metroparks (1935)
  • 10-year-old Mary Boitano is 1st woman to win 6.8-mile Dipsea Race in Marin County, California, beating a field of 1,500 runners (1973)

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