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Five random people born on this day...

  • James Dearing, Brig General Confederate Army, died in 1865 (1840)
  • Ruben Gomez, rocker, Menudo-Cannonball (1975)
  • Tim Duncan, NBA forward for the San Antonio Spurs (1976)
  • Lord Gladwyn, MP, Liberal (1900)
  • Mark Bryant, NBA forward and center, Phoenix Suns, Houston Rockets (1965)

Five random people who died on this day...

  • Paulus B Barth, Swiss painter/lithographer, dies at 73 (1955)
  • Thomas Duncan, painter, dies (1845)
  • Dixie, a mouse who lived 6 years, dies (1981)
  • Richard Benedict, actor (Okinawa), dies at 64 of a heart attack (1984)
  • Theo Laseroms, [Tank], Dutch soccer player (Feyenoord), dies (1991)

Five random things that happened on this day...

  • Phillie Phanatic makes 1st appearance (1978)
  • British troops reach Grebbe line Netherlands (1945)
  • Cincinnati Reds tie record of 12 runs in 5th inning beating Braves 23-9 (1977)
  • Firestone World Bowling Tournament of Champions won by Marc McDowell (1992)
  • Ground broken for Suez Canal (1859)

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