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Born: on September 18, 1905


American dancer and choreographer

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AmericanJames KILBOURNE 

1770 - 1850
American surveyor and politician from Ohio

Kilbourne was born in New Britain, Connecticut, and moved his family to Ohio in 1803, when he founded the city of Worthington, Ohio. In 1805 he was appointed United States surveyor of public lands. During the War of 1812, Kilbourne served as[...]

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Actor - Author


AmericanChris LEMMON born Christopher Boyd LEMMON

American actor and author

Lemmon was born in Los Angeles, California, the son of actress Cynthia Stone and actor Jack Lemmon. With a talent for music, he was encouraged by his father to study piano. Lemmon considered playing piano professionally after having graduated[...]

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Actor - Singer & Musician


AustralianRick SPRINGFIELD born Richard Lewis SPRINGTHORPE

Australian musician, singer-songwriter, actor and author

Richard Lewis Springthorpe (later known as Rick Springfield) was born in South Wentworthville, a western suburb of Sydney, on 23 August 1949. Springfield is the son of Norman Springthorpe, an Australian Army career-officer, and[...]

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British Politician


EnglishJames WALDEGRAVE 

1684 - 1741
British ambassador

Waldegrave was the son of the 1st Baron Waldegrave and Henrietta FitzJames, the illegitimate daughter of James II and Arabella Churchill.

Waldegrave inherited his father's title in 1690 and on 20 May 1714, he married Mary Webb (who[...]

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Singer & Musician


AmericanJimi JAMISON born Jimmy Wayne JAMISON

1951 - 2014
American rock vocalist and songwriter, best known as the longtime frontman of rock bands Cobra and platinum-selling Survivor

Jamison was born in rural Mississippi but considered himself a Memphis, Tennessee native, as he and his mother, Dorothy (1932-2009) moved there when he was one day old. In his teens he taught himself to play guitar and piano while honing his[...]

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AmericanAnn B. DAVIS born Ann Bradford DAVIS

1926 - 2014
American television actress

Davis was born in Schenectady, New York, the daughter of Marguerite (née Stott) and Cassius Miles Davis. She had an identical twin, Harriet, and an older brother, Evans.

When Davis was three, she and her family moved to Erie[...]

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