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For some reason, I wasn't listed as an important birth

5-4-3 Wikipedia birthday meme: December 18th

Five Events:
[1] 1352 - Innocent VI is elected Pope.
[2] 1892 - The first performance of Tchaikovsky's ballet The Nutcracker is
                 held at the Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg.
[3] 1966 - Saturn's moon Epimetheus is discovered by Richard L. Walker.
[4] 1996 - The Oakland, CA school board passes a resolution officially declaring
                 "Ebonics" a language or dialect.
[5] 1997 - HTML 4.0 is published by the World Wide Web Consortium.

Four Births:
[1] 1886 - Ty Cobb (Tyrus Raymond Cobb), American baseball player (d. 1961)
[2] 1917 - Ossie Davis, American actor (d. 2005)
[3] 1946 - Steven Spielberg, American film director
[4] 1978 - Katie Holmes, American actress

Three Deaths:
[1] 1971 - Bobby Jones, American golfer (b. 1902)
[2] 1992 - Mark Goodson, American game show producer (b. 1915)
[3] 1997 - Chris Farley, American actor and comedian (b. 1964)

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