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Famous birthdays for Oct. 17: Felicity Jones, Eminem

Famous birthdays for Oct. 17: Felicity Jones, Eminem

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Oct. 17 (UPI) -- Those born on this day are under the sign of Libra. They include: -- Jupiter Hammon, America's first published black poet, in 1711 -- Playwright Arthur Miller in 1915 -- Actor Rita Hayworth in 1918 -- Football Hall of Fame member Don Coryell in 1924 -- Diet developer Dr. Robert Atkins in 1930 -- Newspaper columnist Jimmy Breslin in 1930 -- Daredevil Robert "Evel" Knievel in 1938 -- Singer Jim Seals in 1941 (age 77) -- Singer Gary Puckett in 1942 (age 76) -- Olympic gold medal-winning pole vaulter Bob Seagren in 1946 (age 72) -- Actor Michael McKean in 1947 (age 71) -- Actor Margot Kidder in 1948 -- Actor George Wendt in 1948 (age 70) -- Former astronaut Mae Jemison, the first African-American woman in space, in 1956 (age 62) ...
Famous birthdays for Oct. 16: Tim Robbins, Naomi Osaka

Famous birthdays for Oct. 16: Tim Robbins, Naomi Osaka

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Oct. 16 (UPI) -- Those born on this day are under the sign of Libra. They include: -- Lexicographer Noah Webster in 1758 -- Irish author/dramatist Oscar Wilde in 1854 -- British statesman/Nobel Peace Prize laureate Austen Chamberlain in 1863 -- David Ben-Gurion, Israel's first prime minister, in 1886 -- Playwright Eugene O'Neill in 1888 -- Irish revolutionist Michael Collins in 1890 -- Supreme Court Justice William O. Douglas in 1898 -- Actor Angela Lansbury in 1925 (age 93) File Photo by Laura Cavanaugh/UPI -- Actor Barry Corbin in 1940 (age 78) -- Actor Suzanne Somers in 1946 (age 72) -- Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member Bob Weir (Grateful Dead) in 1947 (age 71) -- Film director ...
Famous birthdays for Oct. 2: Kelly Ripa, Sting

Famous birthdays for Oct. 2: Kelly Ripa, Sting

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Oct. 2 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Libra. They include England's King Richard III in 1452 -- Nat Turner, a black slave and leader of the only effective and sustained U.S. slave revolt, in 1800 -- German statesman Paul von Hindenburg in 1847 -- Indian independence leader Mohandas Gandhi, known as Mahatma Gandhi, in 1869 -- Comedian Julius "Groucho" Marx in 1890 -- Comedian Bud Abbott in 1895 -- Child actor George "Spanky" McFarland of Our Gang and Little Rascals fame, in 1928 -- Movie critic Rex Reed in 1938 (age 80) -- Pop singer Don McLean in 1945 (age 73) File Photo by John Angelillo/UPI -- Actor Avery Brooks in 1948 (age 70) -- Fashion designer Donna K...
Famous birthdays for Sept. 18: Jason Sudeikis, Jada Pinkett Smith

Famous birthdays for Sept. 18: Jason Sudeikis, Jada Pinkett Smith

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Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Virgo. They include: -- English poet/lexicographer Samuel Johnson, writer of the first English dictionary, in 1709 -- 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 85) -- Film producer Bud Greenspan in 1926 -- Comedian Fred Willard in 1939 (age 79) -- Singer/actor Frankie Avalon in 1940 (age 78) -- Musician Dee Dee Ramone in 1951 -- U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson in 1951 (age 67) File Photo by Mike Theiler/UPI -- Basketball Hall of Fame member Rick Pitino in...
Famous birthdays for Sept. 16: Marc Anthony, Nick Jonas

Famous birthdays for Sept. 16: Marc Anthony, Nick Jonas

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Sept. 16 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Virgo. They include: -- England's King Henry V in 1386 -- Department store founder James Cash Penney in 1875 -- Artist Jean Arp in 1886 -- British car designer Walter Bentley in 1888 -- Children's author/creator of "Curious George" H.A. Rey in 1898 -- Actor Lauren Bacall in 1924 File Photo by Ezio Petersen/UPI -- Blues musician B.B. King in 1925 -- Actor Peter Falk in 1927 -- Actor Jack Kelly in 1927 -- Actor Anne Francis in 1930 -- Basketball Hall of Fame member Elgin Baylor in 1934 (age 84) -- Actor Susan Ruttan in 1948 (age 70) -- Musician Kenney Jones (Small Faces, Faces) in 1948 (age 70) -- Actor Ed Begley Jr. in ...