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pandadog

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Message Posted: Oct 25, 2005 4:02:01 PM

Here's a new game (at least I think it is!!) Name a celebrity's birthday that was born on that particular day -living or dead. I'll start - today is October 26, 2005 and:

Minnie Pearl[Sarah Ophelia Colley]
Comedienne
b: 1912 - 1996

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1883 - Benito Mussolini (WW II Italian dictator)

1925 - "Terrible" Ted Lindsay (NHL player, Detroit Red Wings)
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1929 - Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis (US First Lady 1961-63)

1977 - Manu Ginobili (NBA guard, San Antonio Spurs)
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1894 - Walter Brennan (actor best known as Grandpa on TV's "The Real McCoys")

1986 - Hulk (Brazilian national team soccer player playing for Zenit Saint Petersburg in Russia)
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1897 - Amelia Earhart (female aviation pioneer)

1964 - Barry Bonds (former MLB player, hit 762 home runs in his career)
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1973 - Monica Lewinsky (President Clinton's ex-girlfriend)

1918 - Harold "Pee Wee" Reese (HOF shortstop; Dodger captain when Jackie Robinson broke baseball's color barrier)
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1940 - Alex Trebek (long time host of TV's "Jeopardy")

1972 - Keyshawn Johnson (former NFL receiver, current ESPN analyst. Wrote the book "Just Give Me the Damn Ball" in 1997)
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1951 - Robin Williams (actor, comedian)

1980 - Carsten Charles "C.C." Sabathia (MLB pitcher, New York Yankees)
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1918 - Nelson Mandela (civil rights advocate; first black president of South Africa)

1940 - Joe Torre (MLB executive; former player and manager)
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1935 - Donald Sutherlin (actor, best known as Hawkeye Pierce in "M*A*S*H"

1980 - Ryan Miller (NHL goalie, signed with Vancouver July 1, 2014)
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1907 - Orville Redenbacher (businessman who made a fortune selling his brand of popcorn)

1887 - "Shoeless" Joe Jackson (HOF caliber outfielder banned from baseball after the 1919 "Black Sox" scandal)
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1965 - Tomoko Konno (keyboardist of the J-Pop group Princess Princess)

1935 - Alex Karras (defensive tackle, Detroit Lions)
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1913 - Gerald Ford (38th US President, 1974-77)

1932 - Roosevelt "Rosey" Grier (NFL defensive tackle, 1955-86, Giants and Rams)

@kanadakool: Thanks for joining this thread. If you would, please indicate the year your celebrities were born.

[Edited by: ampinoy13 at 7/14/2014 12:16:53 PM EST]
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Jackie Earle Haley - Kelly Leak from Bad News Bears
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for Jul 13 -

Harrison Ford (Indiana Jones) - 1942
Patrick Stewart (Capt. Picard) - 1940
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Cheryl Ladd - 1961
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1767 - John Quincy Adams (6th US President, 1825-29)

1986 - Busari "B.J." Raji, Jr. (NFL defensive tackle, Green Bay)
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1920 - David Brinkley (newscaster, teamed with Chet Huntley on NBC)

1948 - Glenn "Chico" Resch (former NHL goalie; Islanders, Rockies, Devils, Flyers)
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1942 - Richard Roundtree (actor, best known for playing John Shaft)

1983 - Miguel Montero (MLB catcher, Arizona Diamondbacks)
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1949 - Wolfgang Puck (celebrity chef)

1952 - Jack Lambert (HOF linebacker, Pittsburgh Steelers)
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1940 - Richard Starkey (aka Ringo Starr, MBE; Beatles' drummer)

1906 - Satchel Paige (MLB and Negro League pitcher; member Baseball Hall Of Fame)
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1872 - Calvin Coolidge (US President 1923-29)

1929 - Al Davis (coach and owner, Oakland/LA Raiders)
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1878 - George M. Cohan (Broadway musical composer best know for "Yankee Doodle Dandy")

1970 - Teemu Selanne (recently retired NHL winger)
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For July 1st:

Debbie Harry (Blondie singer) - 69

Pam Anderson (Baywatch babe) - 47
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1966 - Mike Tyson (heavyweight boxing champion)
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1927 - Bob Keeshan (TV personality, best known as "Captain Kangaroo")

1970 - Jim Edmonds (retired baseball player; Angels, Cardinals, Padres, Cubs, Brewers, Reds)
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1898 - Lewis Burwell "Chesty" Puller (highly decorated US Marine Corps General)

1974 - Derek Jeter (shortstop and captain, New York Yankees)
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1903 - George Orwell (author, best known for the novel "1984")

1942 - Willis Reed (HOF captain of the 1970 NBA Champion New York Knicks)
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1901 - Chuck Taylor (creator of the Converse All-Star basketball shoe)

1958 - John Tortorella (NHL hockey coach, recently released by the Vancouver Canucks)
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1948 - Clarence Thomas (US Supreme Court Justice)

1972 - Zinedine Zidane (retired French Soccer player)
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1942 - Brian Wilson (lead singer, the Beach Boys. NOT the bearded pitcher for the LA Dodgers)

1935 - Len Dawson (AFL-NFL quarterback. Led the KC Chiefs in winning Super Bowl IV, 1970)
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1897 - Moe Howard (mop haired member of the Three Stooges; brother of Curly and Shemp)

1903 - Lou Gerhig (MLB first baseman; played 2,130 straight games for the Yankees)
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1942 - Sir Paul McCartney (singer-songwriter, member of the Beatles)

1924 - George Mikan (NBA's first true big man, 6'10", Minneapolis Lakers #99)
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1943 - Newt Gingrich (politician who led the US Government shutdown of 1995-96)

1980 - Venus Williams (top ranked women's pro tennis player)
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Barry Manilow - 1943
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1890 - Stan Laurel (comedian, half of the duo Laurel & Hardy)

1984 - Rick Nash (NHL Forward, New York Rangers)
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1969 - Ice Cube (aka: O'Shea Jackson. Rapper and actor)

1984 - Tim "The Freak" Lincecum (pitcher, San Francisco Giants #55)
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1952 - Tim Allen (actor, comedian)

1982 - Jason Spezza (NHL player, Ottawa Senators)
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1924 - George H.W. Bush (US President 1989-1993)

1974 - Hideki Matsui (retired US and Japanese pro baseball player)
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1930 - Charles Rangel (US Congressman, D-NY)

1982 - Diana Taurasi (former WNBA guard, Phoenix Mercury)
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2001 - Sasha Obama (daughter of President Barack and Michelle Obama)

1951 - Dan Fouts (quarterback; Univ. of Oregon, San Diego Chargers. Now a CBS commentator)
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1962 - Michael J. Fox (actor and spokesman for Parkinson's Disease, which he suffers from)

1974 - Tedy Bruschi (retired NFL football player, New England Patriots)
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1755 - Nathan Hale (American Revolutionary War hero)

1944 - Tommie Smith (1968 200m Olympic Gold Medalist who participated in the Black Power salute on the medal stand)
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1956 - Kenny G (saxophonist)

1924 - Art "Bulldog" Donovan (NFL defensive tackle; Baltimore, New York, Dallas; 1950-61)

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1928 - Dr. Ruth Westheimer (noted sexual psychologist)

1966 - Nick Kypreos (former NHL left wing; Capitals, Whalers, Rangers, Maple Leafs)
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1808 - Jefferson Davis (first and only President of the Confederate States of America)

1975 - José Molina (Tampa Bay Rays catcher. One of three brothers to be catchers in the Major Leagues)
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1965 - Kyoko Tomita (drummer for the Japanese band Princess Princess; now an educator at Tokyo School of Music)

1980 - Abby Wambach (striker on the US Women's soccer team)
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Morgan Freeman, 1937
Andy Griffith, 1926 - 2012
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For May 31 -

Clint Eastwood, 84 (1930)
John Bonham (drummer for Led Zeppelin) 1948 - 1980
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1909 - Benny Goodman (big band leader)

1972 - Manny Ramirez (former MLB player, signed this week by the Cubs as a minor league player/coach)
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1917 - John F. Kennedy (US President 1961-63)

1976 - Jerry Hairston Jr. (American baseball player, LA Dodgers)
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