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pandadog
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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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1853 - Vincent van Gogh (artist)

1989 - Chris Sale (pitcher, Chicago White Sox)
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1918 - Pearl Bailey (singer - actress)

1867 - Denton "Cy" Young (won more games than any pitcher; also LOST more games than any pitcher)
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1931 - Leonard Nimoy (actor best known as Spock on "Star Trek". Lost him last month RIP)

1984 - Jimmy Howard (NHL goalie, Detroit Red Wings)
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1947 - Sir Elton John (singer - songwriter)

1918 - Howard Cosell (sportscaster, before that an attorney)
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1960 - Nena (German born singer best known for her song "99 Luftballons)

1957 - Jack Edwards (Boston Bruins TV play-by-play announcer)
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1953 - Chaka Khan (aka Yvette Marie Stevens; singer-songwriter)

1992 - Kyrie Irving (NBA player, Cleveland)
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1685 - Johann Sebastian Bach (classical music composer)

1985 - Ryan Callahan (NHL right wing, Tampa Bay Lightning)
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1906 - Ozzie Nelson (Head of TV's "first family" in the '50s - Ozzie & Harriet)

1948 - Robert Gordon "Bobby" Orr (HOF NHL defenseman who revolutionized the position)
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1848 - Wyatt Earp (Sheriff of Tombstone, Arizona)

1988 - Clayton Kershaw (pitcher, Los Angeles Dodgers)
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1919 - Nat King Cole (jazz pianist and baritone vocalist)

1914 - Sammy Baugh (NFL quarterback and coach)
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1751 - James Madison (US President 1809-1817)

1989 - Blake Griffin (NBA basketball player, Los Angeles Clippers)
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1939 - Neil Sedaka (singer - songwriter)

1964 - Will "The Thrill" Clark (former MLB 1st baseman)
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1948 - James Taylor (singer / songwriter)

1983 - Mikko Koivu (NHL center, Minnesota Wild and Finnish National Team)
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1895 - Shemp Howard (replaced brother Curly as a member of the Three Stooges)

1978 - Didier Drogba (professional soccer player, Ivory Coast National Team and Chelsea United)
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1940 - Chuck Norris (TV actor and martial arts master who served in the US Air Force)

1987 - Tuukka Rask (NHL goaltender, Boston Bruins)
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1958 - Mitsuyo Niemoto (Mie from the Japanese pop duo Pink Lady)

1983 - Clint Dempsey (soccer player - US National team and Seattle Sounders of MLS)
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1937 - Valentina Tereshkova (first female astronaut, 1963)

1979 - Tim Howard (goaltender, Everton an US National Team)

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1898 - Misao Okawa (World's oldest living person at 117 years old. Lives in Osaka, Japan)

1976 - Paul Konerko (retired baseball player)
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1932 - Miriam Makeba (South African singer)

1983 - Sergio Romo (pitcher, San Francisco Giants)
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1932 - Elizabeth Taylor (actress)

1976 - Tony Gonzalez (retired NFL tight end)
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1932 - Johnny Cash (aka: The Man In Black. Country music legend)

1965 - Alzonzo Highsmith (former NFL running back)
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1943 - George Harrison (rhythm guitarist and sitar player of the Beatles)

1985 - Joakim Noah (center, Chicago Bulls #13)
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1938 - Phil Knight (chairman of Nike; major contributor to University of Oregon)

1874 - Honus Wagner (one of the first five inductees to Baseball's Hall of Fame)
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1960 - Crown Prince Naruhito (next in line to become Emperor of Japan)

1943 - Fred Biletnikoff (retired NFL receiver, Oakland Raiders)
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1971 - Lea Salonga (Filipino actress who stared in "Hello Saigon" on Broadway)
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1942 - Mitch McConnell (Republican senator from Kentucky. Senate majority leader)

1963 - Charles Barkley (Former NBA power forward. Current TBS basketball analyst)

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1959 - Roger Goodell (NFL Commissioner)

1957 - Dave Stewart (former MLB pitcher. Current Arizona Diamondbacks' General Manager)
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1933 - Yoko Ono (Artist, musician, filmmaker, and activist. Second wife of The Beatles John Lennon)

1975 - Gary Neville (coach of England's National football team, former star with Manchester United)
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1967 - Kaori Kishitani (aka Kaori Okui. Lead singer of the Japanese group Princess Princess)

1893 - Wally Pipp (Yankees first baseman whose illness allowed Lou Gehrig to start his 2,130 consecutive game streak)
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1964 - Jim Cantore (weatherman on the Weather Channel, known for doing live reports in areas of severe weather)

1953 - Lanny McDonald (former NHL right wing, Recognizable for his huge mustache)
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1942 - Peter Tork (Guitarist, singer, keyboardist, and TV performer with The Monkees)

1947 - Mike Krzyzewski (basketball coach, Duke University & USA National Team)
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1933 - Kim Novak (actress)

1938 - Oliver Reed (actor)

1932 - Susan Oliver (actress)
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1952 - Michael McDonald (one time lead singer of the Doobie Brothers)

1934 - Bill Russell (HOF NBA center, Boston Celtics. One of the NBA's Top 50 players of the 20th century)
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1926 - Leslie Nielsen (movie actor, best known for the Naked Gun and Police Academy series)

1985 - Mike Richards (NHL center, recently optioned by Los Angeles to their AHL affiliate)
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1893 - Jimmy Francis Durante (comedian in vaudeville and early TV)

1986 - Radamel Falcao-Garcia (known simply as Falcao, striker for English Premiere League team Manchester United)

@Fillie: welcome to the thread.

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Feb 9:

Mia Farrow, born 1945
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1773 - William Henry Harrison (US President, 1841)

1961 - John Kruk (former MLB 1st baseman; Padres, Phillies, White Sox)
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1960 - Benigno Aquino III (President of the Philippines)

1936 - Cletis Boyer (retired MLB 3d baseman, NY Yankees)
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1943 - Fabian Forte (teen idol singer of the 1950's)

1895 - George Herman "Babe" Ruth (HOF baseball player; Red Sox, Yankees, Dodgers. Hit 714 home runs)
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1969 - Bobby Brown (singer, former husband of Whitney Houston)

1934 - Don "Grapes" Cherry (former NHL coach, now host of CBC's "Coach's Corner")

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1948 - Alice Cooper (rock singer who once said "Never trust anyone over 30")

1984 - Doug Fister (MLB pitcher; Seattle, Detroit, Washington)
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1894 - Norman Rockwell (artist, best known for his Saturday Evening Post covers)

1954 - Dave "Tiger" Williams (former NHL forward; Toronto, Vancouver, Detroit, LA, Hartford)
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1952 - Park Geun-Hye (President of South Korea)

1975 - Donald Driver (retired NFL wide receiver)
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1872 - Zane Grey (author, famous for his stories of the West)

1919 - Jackie Robinson (MLB 2nd baseman, broke the sports color barrier with Brooklyn)
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1951 - Phil Collins (drummer and vocalist from Genesis)

1973 - Jalen Rose (retired NBA player; now an analyst for ESPN)
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1954 - Oprah Winfrey(TV show host/executive, owner of Harpo Enterprises)

1987 - Jose Abreu (1st baseman, Chicago White Sox)
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1936 - Alan Alda (actor/movie director. Best known as Hawkeye Pierce in TV's M*A*S*H)

1984 - Andre Iguodala (Pro basketball player, Golden State Warriors)
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1756 - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (Classical Music Composer)

1935 - Billy Ray Smith, Sr. (NFL defensive end, 1957-70)
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1958 - Ellen DeGeneres (TV Show Host)

1961 - Wayne Gretzky (arguably hockey's greatest player, his number 99 is retired throughout the NHL)
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1949 - Steve Perry (former lead singer of Journey)

1939 - Joseph Henri Jean-Claude "J.C." Tremblay (former NHL defenseman, Montreal)
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1924 - Benny Hill (British comedian)

1986 - Jonathan Quick (NHL goalie, Los Angeles Kings)
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