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Births (100 years ago today): 1918 – Johnny Mantz, American race car driver (d. 1972)
Births (50 years ago today): 1968 – Toni Kuko?, Croatian basketball player
Deaths (50 years ago today): 1968 – Franchot Tone, American actor, singer, and producer (b. 1905)
Births (100 years ago today): 1918 – Pablita Velarde, Santa Clara Pueblo (Native American) painter (d. 2006)
Births (50 years ago today): 1968 – Jimmy Bower, American drummer and songwriter
Deaths (350 years ago today): 1668 – William Waller, English general and politician (b. 1597)
Deaths (150 years ago today): 1868 – William Sprague, American minister and politician (b. 1809)
Deaths (50 years ago today): 1968 – Chester Carlson, American physicist and lawyer (b. 1906)
Commemorations:International Talk Like a Pirate Day
Births (50 years ago today): 1968 – Ijaz Ahmed, Pakistani cricketer and coach
Commemorations:International Day of Peace
Births (100 years ago today): 1918 – Hans Scholl, German activist (d. 1943)
Events (150 years ago today): 1868 – Grito de Lares ("Lares Revolt") occurs in Puerto Rico against Spanish rule.
Births (50 years ago today): 1968 – Yvette Fielding, English actress and producer
Deaths (50 years ago today): 1968 – Pio of Pietrelcina, Italian priest and saint (b. 1887)
Births (600 years ago today): 1418 – Anne of Cyprus, Duchess of Savoy (d. 1462)
Births (100 years ago today): 1918 – Michael J. S. Dewar, Indian-born American theoretical chemist who developed the Dewar-Chatt-Duncanson model (d. 1997)
Deaths (1250 years ago today): 768 – Pepin the Short, Frankish king (b. 714)
Deaths (800 years ago today): 1218 – Robert of Knaresborough (b. 1160)
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Events (400 years ago today): 1618 – The twelfth baktun in the Mesoamerican Long Count calendar begins.
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