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Famous birthdays for Oct. 27: Fran Lebowitz, Kelly Osbourne

Famous birthdays for Oct. 27: Fran Lebowitz, Kelly Osbourne

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Oct. 27 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Scorpio. They include: Advertisement -- Dutch humanist Erasmus in 1469 -- English explorer Capt. James Cook in 1728 -- Italian violin virtuoso Niccolo Paganini in 1782 -- Sewing machine developer Isaac Singer in 1811 -- Theodore Roosevelt, 26th president of the United States/Nobel Peace Prize laureate, in 1858 UPI File Photo -- Etiquette arbiter Emily Post in 1872 -- Painter Lee Krasner in 1908 -- Longtime Tonight Show producer/director Fred de Cordova in 1910 -- Actor Leif Erickson in 1911 -- Welsh poet Dylan Thomas in 1914 -- Actor Nanette Fabray in 1920 -- Baseball Hall of Fame member Ralph Kiner in 1922 -- Pop artist Roy...
Ozzy Osbourne and Uriah Heep drummer Lee Kerslake dies

Ozzy Osbourne and Uriah Heep drummer Lee Kerslake dies

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Lee Kerslake, who was the drummer for rock band Uriah Heep and also played on two Ozzy Osbourne albums, has died aged 73 after a battle with prostate cancer.Former Uriah Heep keyboardist Ken Hensley announced his death through a message shared with fans on Facebook. Osbourne was among those who also paid tribute, saying: "It's been 39 years since I've seen Lee but he lives for ever on the records he played on for me, Blizzard of Ozz and Diary of a Madman. Lee Kerslake RIP." Uriah Heep member Mick Box wrote: "Lee was one of the kindest men on earth, as well as being a brother he was an incredible drummer, singer and song writer!"He had a passion for life bar none and was much loved by the fans, as well as anyone who crossed his path! Rock in peace my friend." ...
Famous birthdays for Oct. 27: Simon Le Bon, Kelly Osbourne

Famous birthdays for Oct. 27: Simon Le Bon, Kelly Osbourne

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Oct. 27 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Scorpio. They include: -- English explorer Capt. James Cook in 1728 -- Italian violin virtuoso Niccolo Paganini in 1782 -- Sewing machine developer Isaac Singer in 1811 -- Theodore Roosevelt, 26th president of the United States and Nobel Peace Prize laureate, in 1858 UPI File Photo -- Etiquette arbiter Emily Post in 1872 -- Longtime Tonight Show producer/director Fred de Cordova in 1910 -- Actor Leif Erickson in 1911 -- Welsh poet Dylan Thomas in 1914 -- Actor Nanette Fabray in 1920 -- Baseball Hall of Fame member Ralph Kiner in 1922 -- Pop artist Roy Lichtenstein in 1923 -- Poet Sylvia Plath in 1932 -- Comedian John C...