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Born: on August 01, 1978


English musician

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Actor - Singer & Musician


AmericanCarrie UNDERWOOD born Carrie Marie UNDERWOOD

American country music singer, songwriter, and actress

Underwood was born to Stephen and Carole Underwood in Muskogee, Oklahoma. She was raised on her parents' farm in the nearby rural town of Checotah. Her father worked in a sawmill, while her mother taught elementary school. She has two older[...]

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Actor - Author


AmericanLily TOMLIN born Mary Jean TOMLIN

American actress, comedian, writer, and producer

Tomlin was born in Detroit, Michigan, the daughter of Lillie Mae (née Ford), a housewife and nurse's aide, and Guy Tomlin, a factory worker. Tomlin's parents were Southern Baptists who moved to Detroit from Paducah, Kentucky, during the[...]

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American Civil War, Mexican-American War, War of 1812 - American politician


EnglishThomas GAGE 

1719 - 1787
British general, Governor of the Province of Massachusetts Bay

Thomas Gage was born in England, possibly at Firle Place, Firle, East Sussex, where the Gage family had been seated since the 15th century. His father, Thomas Gage, 1st Viscount Gage, was a noted nobleman given titles in Ireland. Thomas Gage[...]

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Author - Journalist - Publisher


AmericanA. J. JACOBS born Arnold Stephen JACOBS

American journalist, author, and lecturer, editor Esquire

Jacobs was born in New York City to secular Jewish parents Arnold Jacobs Sr., a lawyer, and Ellen Kheel. He has one sister, Beryl Jacobs. He was educated at The Dalton School and Brown University.

Jacobs has said that he sees his[...]

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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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