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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 ...
Famous birthdays for Sept. 7: Evan Rachel Wood, Gloria Gaynor

Famous birthdays for Sept. 7: Evan Rachel Wood, Gloria Gaynor

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Sept. 7 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Virgo. They include: -- England's Queen Elizabeth I in 1533 -- American painter Anna "Grandma" Moses in 1860 -- Financier J. Pierpont Morgan Jr. in 1867 -- Football Hall of Fame member Paul Brown in 1908 -- Film director Elia Kazan in 1909 -- U.S. golfer and co-founder of LPGA Louise Suggs in 1923 -- U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, in 1924 File Photo by Ricardo Watson/UPI -- Fashion designer Laura Ashley in 1925 -- Paranormal investigator Ed Warren (inspiration for Amityville Horror) in 1926 -- Jazz saxophonist Walter Theodore "Sonny" Rollins in 1930 (age 88) -- Philanthropist John Paul Getty Jr. in 1932 -- Rock 'n'...
Famous birthdays for Sept. 6: Roger Waters, Idris Elba

Famous birthdays for Sept. 6: Roger Waters, Idris Elba

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Sept. 6 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Virgo. They include: -- The Marquis de Lafayette, French hero of the American Revolutionary War, in 1757 -- Pioneer social worker/Nobel Peace Prize laureate Jane Addams in 1860 -- Financier/diplomat Joseph P. Kennedy in 1888 -- Comedienne Jo Anne Worley in 1937 (age 81) -- Singer/songwriter David Allen Coe in 1939 (age 79) -- Musician Roger Waters (Pink Floyd) in 1943 (age 75) -- Actor Swoosie Kurtz in 1944 (age 74) File Photo by Laura Cavanaugh/UPI -- Actor Jane Curtin in 1947 (age 71) -- Business executive Carly Fiorina in 1954 (age 64) -- Comedian Jeff Foxworthy in 1958 (age 60) -- Comedian Michael Winslow in 1958 (a...
PM to launch India Post Payments Bank on Sept 1

PM to launch India Post Payments Bank on Sept 1

Finance
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will tomorrow launch the India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) that seeks to leverage the expansive network of the postal department to ensure financial inclusion for the masses. The event is scheduled to be held at Talkatora Stadium in New Delhi, along with simultaneous launch events at 650 branches and 3,250 access points that will go live tomorrow, an official statement said. "IPPB has been envisioned as an accessible, affordable and trusted bank for the common man, to help speedily achieve the financial inclusion objectives of the Union Government," it added. The payments bank, where the Indian government holds 100 per cent equity, will leverage the vast network of the Department of Posts (DoP) that has more than three lakh postmen and Grameen Dak Sewaks. All the...