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Born: on August 31, 1928


American film and television actor

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Lawyer, Magistrate


AmericanCass SUNSTEIN born Cass Robert SUNSTEIN

American legal scholar, Administrator of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs

Sunstein was born in Concord, Massachusetts to Marian (née Goodrich), a teacher, and Cass Richard Sunstein, a builder, both Jewish. He graduated in 1972 from Middlesex School and in 1975 with a B.A. from Harvard College, where he was a[...]

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AmericanHenry SCHOOLCRAFT born Henry Rowe SCHOOLCRAFT

1793 - 1864
American geographer, geologist, and ethnologist

Schoolcraft was born in Guilderland, Albany County, New York, the son of Lawrence Schoolcraft and Anne Barbara (née Rowe) Schoolcraft. He entered Union College at age fifteen and later attended Middlebury College. He was especially[...]

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Haley Joel-OSMENT

AmericanHaley Joel OSMENT 

American actor

Osment was born in Los Angeles, California; the son of Theresa Osment (née Seifert), a teacher, and Michael Eugene Osment, a theater and film actor, both natives of Alabama. Osment was raised Roman Catholic. He has one sibling, a sister,[...]

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AmericanBing RUSSELL born Neil Oliver RUSSELL

1926 - 2003
American actor and baseball club owner

Russell was born Neil Oliver Russell in Brattleboro, Vermont, the son of Ruth Stewart (née Vogel) and Warren Oliver Russell. He always wanted to become an actor and studied drama at Brattleboro Middletown High School. As a boy, he was[...]

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AmericanTyrone POWER born Tyrone Edmund POWER

1914 - 1958
American film and stage actor

Power was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, the only son of Helen Emma "Patia" (née Reaume) and the English-born American stage and screen actor Tyrone Power, Sr., often known by his first name 'Fred'. Power was descended from a long theatrical[...]

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Author - Singer & Musician


AmericanBob DYLAN born Robert Allen ZIMMERMAN

American musician, singer-songwriter, artist, and writer

Bob Dylan was born Robert Allen Zimmerman in St. Mary's Hospital, in Duluth, Minnesota, and raised in Hibbing, Minnesota, on the Mesabi Iron Range west of Lake Superior. His paternal grandparents, Zigman and Anna Zimmerman, emigrated from Odessa[...]

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