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Twenty random people on this day...

  • Ann Landers, advice columnist, dies at 83 (2002)
  • Dennis Day, actor/tenor (Jack Benny Show), dies of ALS at 71 (1988)
  • Mitsuri Ushijima, Jap lt-gen/commandant 32nd Army, commits harakiri (1945)
  • Emory Parnell, St. Paul, Minnesota, actor (Life of Riley), dies at 85 (1979)
  • George Siegmann, actor (Birth of Nation, Queen of Sheba), dies at 46 (1928)
  • Vladimir Koppen, Russ/German/Aust meteorologist, dies at 93 (1940)
  • John Fisher, English bishop (1504-35)/cardinal, beheaded at about 65 (1535)
  • Pirro Conte d' Albergati Capacelli, composer, dies at 71 (1735)
  • Adrian Grigor'yevich Shaposhnikov, composer, dies at 79 (1967)
  • Innocent V, [Pierre the Tarantaise], Pope (1276), dies at about 36 (1276)
  • Don Hollenbeck, newscaster (CBS Weekend News), dies at 49 (1954)
  • Howard Staunton, world chess champion, designer of chess pieces, dies (1874)
  • Henry H Wilson, Field Marshal, murdered in London (1922)
  • George White, black resident of Delaware, lynched (1903)
  • Josef Christian, German sculptor, dies at 71 (1777)
  • Isamu Tsjo, Japanese chief-staff 32nd Army, commits harakiri (1945)
  • Hermann Suter, composer, dies at 56 (1926)
  • Ralph Abercromby, British meteorologist, dies at about 54 (1897)
  • Ross Ford, actor (Reform School Girl, Jungle Patrol), dies (1988)
  • Bramwell Fletcher, actor (Mummy, Raffles, Svengali), dies at 84 (1988)

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