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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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1967 – Born on July 16th in Irvine, California. American actor. 1986 – Graduated from University High School in Irvine, California. 1990 – Graduated with Bachelor of Arts degree in Sports Information from the University of Southern California. 1991 – Signed up for workshops with "The Groundlings" group. 1995 – Joined the cast of Saturday ..

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1921 – Born, September 24, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, better known by his professional name of Jim McKay, was an American television sports journalist.   McKay is best known for hosting ABC’s Wide World of Sports (1961-1998). His "Spanning the globe to bring you the constant variety of sports… the thrill of victory… and the agony of defeat… ..

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1924 – born – June 28th, Pensacola, Florida, is a well known American narrator of television programs, and commercials, including shows such as Nova and more recently Forensic Files. Thomas is known for his crystal clear voice and precise diction. He has been a narrator for over sixty years.     1930’s – Thomas was born to ..

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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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