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Born: on September 28, 1819


American politician, Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Tennessee

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AmericanFredric MARCH born Ernest Frederic McIntyre BICKEL

1897 - 1975
American stage actor and one of Hollywood's most celebrated, versatile stars of the 1930s and 40s

March was born in Racine, Wisconsin, the son of Cora Brown Marcher (1863–1936), a schoolteacher, and John F. Bickel (1859–1941), a devout Presbyterian Church elder who worked in the wholesale hardware business. March attended the Winslow[...]

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AmericanMartin MILNER born Martin Sam MILNER

1931 - 2015
American film, stage, radio and television actor

Milner was born on December 28, 1931 in Detroit, Michigan, the son of Mildred (née Martin), a Paramount Theater circuit dancer, and Sam Gordon Milner, who worked as a construction hand and later a film distributor. His father was a Polish[...]

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AmericanRenée ZELLWEGER born Renée Kathleen ZELLWEGER

American actress and producer

Zellweger was born on April 25, 1969, in Katy, Texas. She is of Swiss, Norwegian, Kven (Finnish), and Sami ancestry. Her father, Emil Erich Zellweger, is from Au, a small town in the canton of St. Gallen, Switzerland, and was a mechanical and[...]

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Singer & Musician


AmericanKenny CHESNEY born Kenneth Arnold CHESNEY

American country music singer, songwriter and record producer

Chesney was born on March 26, 1968, in Knoxville, Tennessee, at St. Mary's Medical Center and was raised in Corryton, and is of English and Irish descent. He is the son of David Chesney, a former elementary school teacher, and Karen Chandler, a[...]

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AmericanArnold PALMER born Arnold Daniel PALMER

1929 - 2016
American professional golfer

Palmer was born in Latrobe, Pennsylvania, the son of Doris (Morrison) and Milfred Jerome "Deacon" Palmer. He learned golf from his father, who had suffered from polio at a young age and was head professional and greenskeeper at Latrobe Country[...]

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