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  Cobie Smulders is a Canadian actress and former model. She is best known for her role as journalist Robin Scherbatsky on the hit CBS sitcom How I Met Your Mother.   1982 – Born Jacoba Francisca Maria Smulders on April 3rd in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. 2000 – Finishes high school at Lord Byng ..

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  Olive Thomas (b. October 20, 1894 – d. Septmeber 10, 1920) was an American socialite and actress during the early days of the silent era. She was a Ziegfield girl and the first original flapper. She is best know for her marriage to Jack Pickford and her untimely death.   1894 – Born Olivia ..

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Kathryn Grayson was born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina on February 9, 1922. Her childhood was spent in St. Louis where she studied voice before training with Frances Marshall of the Chicago Civic Opera and later was signed by RCA Red Seal records at the age of 15. Her opera career was nipped in the bud ..

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1938 – born – June 28th, in New York City. actor, comedian, and impressionist who has had a lengthy television and movie career. His voice work includes the long-running cartoon series The Ant and the Aardvark, in which the title characters are voiced by Byner’s impressions of Dean Martin, and Jackie Mason, respectively.     1966 – John ..

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1940 – Born in August, 26th – Duluth, Minnesota.     A performer aptly named "The King of Voiceovers" for his everpresent vocal work (especially on movie trailers), Don La Fontaine ultimately grew so prolific that the sound of his voice became a veritable staple of American pop culture.     1950’s-1960’s  –  La Fontaine’s distinguished ..

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1907 – born Edward Teddy was- August 20th, in New York-New York     1920’s-30’s – Went to Columbia University. After majoring in journalism at Columbia University, the New York born-and-bred actor went on to an acting career at the Provincetown Playhouse.     1932-1940 – His vocal talents were immediately discovered and he turned to ..

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1955 – born – October 8th, in Tampa, Florida.     1973 – Darrell graduated from Melbourne High School in Melbourne, Florida, where he was a star athelete who lettered in both Football and Baseball. He then attended Brevard Community College and University of Florida at Gainesville where he majored in broadcasting.       1970’s-1990’s ..

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1906 – Born – April 4th, in  New York, New York, and raised in San Francisco, California     1940s-1950s – a supporting player on radio and early television, as well as a career doing voice work for Warner Bros. cartoons.     1947 – Benaderet began voicing the character of Granny-the sometimes dimwitted, sometimes assertive owner of Tweety ..

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1979 – Born on the 14th of March in Rotterdam, in The Netherlands. 1984 – Moves to the Netherlands Antilles (Curaçao) 1990 – Kizzy’s poem ‘Als’ is published. Written and recited for Amnesty International  1995 – Winner Caribbean- European Talent Contest 1995 – Winner National Song Festival 1996 – Represented Curacao at the finals of the ..

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1970 – Born on March 28th in Minneapolis, Minnesota. American actor. 1988 – Attended Lake Forest High School. 1993 – He made his first credited role in the film "Rudy" where he met his friend Jon Favreau, who was writing a script detailing his life as an out-of-work actor. 1997 – Steven Spielberg saw him ..

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