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Famous birthdays for Sept. 18: Aisha Tyler, Anna Deavere Smith

Sept. 18 (UPI) — Those born on this date are under the sign of Virgo.

They include:

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— English poet/lexicographer Samuel Johnson, writer of the first English dictionary, in 1709

— Pope Gregory XVI in 1765

— U.S. Supreme Court Justice Joseph Story in 1779

— French physicist Leon Foucault, inventor of the gyroscope, in 1819

— Actor Greta Garbo in 1905

— Actor Robert Blake in 1933 (age 87)

— Film producer Bud Greenspan in 1926

— Comedian Fred Willard in 1939

— Singer/actor Frankie Avalon in 1940 (age 80)

— Actor Anna Deavere Smith in 1950 (age 70)

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— Musician Dee Dee Ramone in 1951

— U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson in 1951 (age 69)

— Basketball Hall of Fame member Rick Pitino in 1952 (age 68)

— Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Chris Hedges in 1956 (age 64)

— Baseball Hall of Fame member Ryne Sandberg in 1959 (age 61)

— Actor James Gandolfini in 1961

— Actor Holly Robinson Peete in 1964 (age 56)

— Actor Aisha Tyler in 1970 (age 50)

— Actor Jada Pinkett Smith in 1971 (age 49)

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— Cyclist Lance Armstrong in 1971 (age 49)

— Actor James Marsden in 1973 (age 47)

— Rapper Xzibit, born Alvin Nathaniel Joiner, in 1974 (age 46)

— Actor Jason Sudeikis in 1975 (age 45)

— Actor/comedian Billy Eichner in 1978 (age 42)

— Model Patrick Schwarzenegger in 1993 (age 27)

— Country singer Taylor Dye in 1995 (age 25)

— Actor Aidan Gallagher in 2003 (age 17)

— Actor Jackson Robert Scott in 2008 (age 12)

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