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January 17

EventSourceBirthDeathNameDescriptionImage
bornbornToday18991947Al CaponeUS Criminal
bornbornToday1964Michelle ObamaUS First Lady
bornbornToday19422016Muhammad AliUS Athlete
bornbornToday17061790Benjamin FranklinBiographies & Memoirs, Politics, History
bornbornToday1962Jim CarreyCanadian comic, actor
bornbornToday1922Betty WhiteUS actor
bornbornToday1969TiestoDutch electronic dance music producer and DJ. In 1997, he founded the label Black Hole Recordings with Arny Bink.
bornbornToday1931James Earl JonesUS actor
bornbornToday18601904Anton ChekhovRussian writer
bornbornToday19282012Vidal SassoonEnglish hairdresser
bornbornToday1937Alain BadiouFrench Philosopher
bornbornToday19491984Andy KaufmanUS Comedian
bornbornToday19331987Iolanda Cristina GigliottiBetter known as Dalida was an Egyptian-born Italian-French singer and actress who performed and recorded in more than ten languages,
bornbornToday1980Zooey Claire DeschanelUS actress and singer-songwriter.
bornbornToday1984Calvin HarrisScottish record producer, singer, songwriter, and DJ.
bornbornToday18601949Douglas HydeIrish Politician
bornbornToday1982Dwyane WadeUS Athlete
bornbornToday18761956Frank HagueUS Politician
bornbornToday1948Mick TaylorEnglish Musician
bornbornToday1969Naveen AndrewsBritish Actor
bornbornToday18991977Robert M. HutchinsUS Educator
bornbornToday1940Tabare VazquezUruguayan Statesman
bornbornToday18201849Anne BronteFiction, Poetry edit data
bornbornToday17471803Markus HerzPhilosophy edit data Markus Herz (also Marcus Herz), was a German physician and lecturer on philosophy. Combine Editions
bornbornToday16001681Pedro Calderon de la BarcaTheatre edit data Pedro Calderon de la Barca y Henao was a dramatist of the Spanish Golden Age.
bornbornToday19272008Eartha KittUS singer, actor
bornbornToday18631945David Lloyd GeorgeBritish PM (36)
bornbornToday18801960Mack SennettUS filmmaker

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