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Born: on August 08, 1930


Second Lady of the United States from 1977 until 1981 as the wife of Walter Mondale

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Actor - Industrialist, Businessman


AmericanJessica ALBA born Jessica Marie ALBA

American actress and businesswoman

She began her television and movie appearances at age 13 in Camp Nowhere and The Secret World of Alex Mack (1994), but rose to prominence at 19, as the lead actress of the television series Dark Angel (2000–2002), for which she received a[...]

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Lawyer, judge


AmericanJohn BOUVIER born Jean BOUVIER

1787 - 1851
American jurist and legal lexicographer

He is known for his legal writings, particularly his Law Dictionary Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States of America and of the Several States of the American Union (1839). It is believed to be the first legal dictionary to[...]

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AmericanJon PROVOST born Jonathan Bion PROVOST

American actor, best known for his role as young Timmy Martin in the CBS series Lassie

Provost was born in Los Angeles. At the age of four, Provost was cast in the film The Country Girl (1954), starring Bing Crosby and Grace Kelly. He then appeared in Back from Eternity (1956) with Anita Ekberg and Escapade in Japan (1957), with[...]

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Actor - Director


AmericanQuentin TARANTINO born Quentin Jerome TARANTINO

American film director, screenwriter, producer, and actor

Tarantino was born on March 27, 1963, in Knoxville, Tennessee, the only child of Connie Pender and Tony Tarantino, an actor and producer. His father is of Italian descent, and his mother has Irish ancestry. He was named for Quint Asper, Burt[...]

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Singer & Musician


AmericanJames TAYLOR born James Vernon TAYLOR

American singer-songwriter and guitarist

A five-time Grammy Award winner, he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2000. He is one of the best-selling music artists of all time, having sold more than 100 million records worldwide.

James Vernon Taylor was[...]

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American politician


AmericanTony CARDENAS born Antonio CARDENAS

American politician, United States Representative for California's 29th congressional district

Cárdenas was born March 31, 1963 in Pacoima, Los Angeles. He is one of 11 children of Andrés Cárdenas and María Quezada, who immigrated to the United States shortly after marrying in Jalisco, Mexico in 1946. Andrés Cárdenas was a farm[...]

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