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Five random people born on this day...

  • Kathleen Hughes, Hollywood California, actress, It Came From Outer Space (1928)
  • P J O'Rourke, writer, Easy Money (1947)
  • Hussein ibn Talal I, king of Jordan, 1953- (1935)
  • Omobono Stradivari, Italian violin maker/son of Antonius (1679)
  • Matthew King, Brisbane QLD, Australasia golfer (1967)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Stefan Lorant, writer, Pittsburgh, dies at 96 (1997)
  • Alexander Nevski, [Aleksandr], Russian ruler (1252-63), dies at 43 (1263)
  • John Lee Admiral-Barber, dies at 90 (1995)
  • Gottfried W Leibniz, German philosopher/theologist, dies at 70 (1716)
  • Michael Wisniowieki, King of Poland, dies (1673)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Cleveland Browns' Jerry Sherk sets club record with 4 sacks (1976)
  • NY World's Nellie Bly (Liz Cochrane) begins 72 day world trip (1889)
  • Capt George Vancouver is 1st Englishman to enter San Francisco Bay (1792)
  • Pakistan all out 62 vs. Australia at WACA, Lillee 5-18 (1981)
  • King Charles VI of France crowned at age 12 (1380)

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