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This Irish novelist and poet, author of the 1922 novel Ulysses, dies at the age of 58.
1941
James Joyce
85.9%
Oscar Wilde
7.2%
Samuel Beckett
2.8%
W.B. Yeats
4%
This English actor, known for his roles as Will Turner and Legolas, is born in Canterbury.
1977
Orlando Bloom
84.3%
Dominic Monaghan
3.8%
Michael Sheen
2.9%
Eddie Redmayne
8%
This NBA star retires for the second time. He would return as a part-owner and player for the Washington Wizards.
1999
Michael Jordan
83%
Charles Barkley
7.2%
Larry Bird
6.1%
Karl Malone
1.7%
Cristiano Ronaldo wins the FIFA Ballon d'Or award, ending the streak of this Argentinian player who had won for three consecutive years.
2014
Lionel Messi
74.8%
Andrés Iniesta
3.8%
Sergio Agüero
5%
Diego Maradona
14%
The British sketch comedy series A Bit of _________ debuts on BBC1.
1989
Fry & Laurie
65.2%
Mitchell & Webb
9.1%
Mark & Lard
7.7%
French & Saunders
16.4%
The Colony of _______ Island is founded, eventually uniting with the mainland to form the Colony of British Columbia.
1849
Vancouver
63.6%
Baffin
6.5%
Prince Edward
28.2%
Ellesmere
1.8%
Bill Gates steps down as Microsoft CEO and promotes this man to the position as his replacement.
2000
Steve Ballmer
41.2%
Steve Wozniak
29%
Jeff Bezos
9.1%
Larry Ellison
18.5%

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