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Famous birthdays for March 15: Fabio, Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Famous birthdays for March 15: Fabio, Ruth Bader Ginsburg

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March 15 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Pisces. They include: -- Andrew Jackson, seventh president of the United States, in 1767 -- German immunologist Emil von Behring in 1854 -- Actor Joe E. Ross in 1914 -- Trumpet virtuoso/bandleader Harry James in 1916 -- Apollo astronaut Alan Bean in 1932 -- U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in 1933 (age 86) File Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI -- Actor Judd Hirsch in 1935 (age 84) -- Televangelist Jimmy Swaggart in 1935 (age 84) -- Musician Phil Lesh (Grateful Dead) in 1940 (age 79) -- Singer/songwriter Mike Love (Beach Boys) in 1941 (age 78) -- Musician Sly Stone (Sly and the Family Stone) in 1943 (age 76) --...
Famous birthdays for March 11: Terrence Howard, Alex Kingston

Famous birthdays for March 11: Terrence Howard, Alex Kingston

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March 11 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Pisces. They include: -- Silent movie star Dorothy Gish in 1898 -- Bandleader Lawrence Welk in 1903 -- Former British Prime Minister Harold Wilson in 1916 -- Civil rights leader Ralph Abernathy in 1926 -- Media mogul Rupert Murdoch in 1931 (age 88) File Photo by Ray Stubblebine/UPI -- Television newsman Sam Donaldson in 1934 (age 85) -- U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia in 1936 -- Musician Bobby McFerrin in 1950 (age 69) -- Filmmaker Jerry Zucker in 1950 (age 69) -- Author Douglas Adams in 1952 -- Actor Alex Kingston in 1963 (age 56) File Phot...
Famous birthdays for March 10: Paget Brewster, Chuck Norris

Famous birthdays for March 10: Paget Brewster, Chuck Norris

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March 10 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Pisces. They include: -- Actor Barry Fitzgerald in 1888 -- Poet Margaret Fishback in 1900 -- James Earl Ray, convicted assassin of Martin Luther King Jr., in 1928 -- Playwright David Rabe in 1940 (age 79) -- Actor Chuck Norris in 1940 (age 79) File Photo by John Angelillo/UPI -- College basketball Coach Jim Valvano in 1946 -- Kim Campbell, the first female prime minister of Canada, in 1947 (age 72) -- Journalist Bob Greene in 1947 (age 72) -- Al-Qaida founder Osama bin Laden in 1957 -- Actor Sharon Stone in 1958 (age 61) -- Olympic gold medal gymnast Mitch Gaylord in 1961 (age 58) -- Britain's Prince Edward in 1964 (a...
Famous birthdays for March 5: Penn Jillette, Eva Mendes

Famous birthdays for March 5: Penn Jillette, Eva Mendes

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March 5 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Pisces. They include: -- Flemish mapmaker Gerardus Mercator in 1512 -- Antoine Cadillac, founder of Detroit, in 1658 -- Poet Lucy Larcom in 1824 -- Author Frank Norris in 1870 -- Actor Rex Harrison in 1908 File Photo by Larry Rubenstein/UPI -- Actor Jack Cassidy in 1927 -- Actor Paul Sand in 1932 (age 87) -- Actor Dean Stockwell in 1936 (age 83) -- Actor Samantha Eggar in 1939 (age 80) -- Actor Michael Warren in 1946 (age 73) -- Actor Marsha Warfield in 1954 (age 65) -- Magician Penn Jillette of Penn and Teller in 1955 (age 64) -- Journalist Ray Suarez in 1957 (age 62) -- Singer Andy Gibb in 1958 -- Televangelist Joel O...
'Why I recreate famous movie scenes online'

'Why I recreate famous movie scenes online'

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On a windswept Welsh beach, Thomas Duke is searching for the perfect shot. As he pauses and looks to sea, a photo is retrieved from somewhere about his person. He holds it up to the horizon. This is the place.For a few days, almost a decade ago, the beach was a hive of activity - home to a film crew and a newly-constructed cottage as the penultimate instalment of the Harry Potter series was filmed.The cottage and the film crew are long gone but Thomas, a 20-year-old film student, is paying homage to the scene by pinpointing the spot where it was filmed and recreating it photographically.In the last 18 months, Thomas estimates he's visited 150 film locations. He posts the results to Instagram, where he's built an audience of nearl...