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Written by Barry Kowal   
Jul 23, 2020 at 01:58 PM
Hello people,
    We have fifteen (15) birthdays on this date.A singer,six actresses,an actor,a journalist,two baseball players,a former ice hockey player,three models and two events.
    Let's start with the two events.


Trivia event 1-August 9,1974:On Friday,August 9,1974 at 12 Noon in Washington,D.C.
37th President of the USA Richard Nixon resigns.

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Trivia event 2-On Saturday,August 9,2014 in Ferguson,Missouri,USA 18 year old
Michael Brown is murdered by the police and then without being covered up is left
for 4 hours lying on the ground.President Obama (Uncle Tom) and Attorney General
Loretta Lynch never prosecuted any member of the Ferguson Police Department for his

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1) Born on Friday.August 9,1963 in Newark,New Jersey,USA (Died:February 11,2012 in
Beverly Hills) was a singer and actress.She was found dead at 48 years of age on
February 11,2012 in Suite 434 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills.In 1992
she starred in a movie with Kevin Costner.The soundtrack to the movie spent 20 weeks
at #1 on the US Billboard 200 album chart.Between 1991 and 2010 no album spent more
time at #1 on the US Billboard 200 album chart.
Between 1985 and 1995 she had eleven (11) #1s on the US Billboard Hot 100. One of
the eleven #1s was a song originally recorded by "Dolly Parton".That song spent 14
weeks at #1.Only two songs on the US Billboard singles chart (going back to 1940)
have spent more time at #1.Further,on my "All-Time Top 6500" you will find this song
in the Top 20 of all-time.You can view the entire top 6500 on my
website at:

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 2) Born on Friday,August 9th,1957 in New York City is an actress who is the daughter of actress "Tippy Hedren",who starred in the 1963 "Alfred Hitchcock" movie "The Birds".Our birthday girl was married to Miami Vice's "Don Johnson" and
"Anthony Banderas".
   She began her career as an adolescent in nonspeaking film roles before making her credited debut opposite Gene Hackman in Arthur Penn's "Night Moves" (1975).She rose to prominence for her role in Brian De Palma's "Body Double" (1984),which earned her a National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actress.Her subsequent performance in "Something Wild" (1986) garnered critical acclaim before she was cast in 1988's "Working Girl",which earned her a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actress and won her a Golden Globe.
    The 1990s saw her in a series of roles which received varying critical
reception:she received Golden Globe nominations for her performances in "Buffalo Girls" (1995) and as Marion Davies in "RKO 281" (1999),while also earning a Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Actress for her performances in "Shining Through" (1992), as well as receiving nominations for "Crazy In Alabama" (1999) and John Waters' cult film "Cecil B. Demented" (2000). Other roles include in John Schlesinger's "Pacific Heights" (1990),"Milk Money" (1994),the neo-noir film "Mulholland Falls" (1996),as Charlotte Haze in Adrian Lyne's "Lolita" (1997) and "Another Day In Paradise" (1998).
   She later starred as Barbara Marx in "The Night We Called It a Day" (2003) and
has appeared on the television series "Nip/Tuck","Raising Hope", and "Hawaii Five-0".After acting on stage in London,in 2003 she made her Broadway debut in a revival of the musical "Chicago", receiving celebratory reviews that made it a box office

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Melanie Griffith

 3) Born on Friday,August 9,1968 in Chicago is an American-British film,television
and theatre actress,activist and writer.Her credits include the roles of FBI Special Agent Dana Scully in the long-running and widely popular series The "X-Files",ill-fated socialite Lily Bart in Terence Davies' film The "House Of Mirth" (2000), and DSI Stella Gibson on the BBC crime drama television series "The Fall". Among other honors,she has won a Primetime Emmy Award, a Golden Globe Award and two Screen Actors Guild Awards.
    Her film work includes the dramas "The Mighty Celt" (2005), "The Last King of
Scotland" (2006), "Shadow Dancer" (2012),"Viceroy's House" (2017) and two X-Files
films: "The X-Files: Fight The Future" (1998) and "The X-Files:I Want to Believe"
(2008).Other notable television credits include: "Lady Dedlock in Bleak House"
(2005), Wallis Simpson in "Any Human Heart" (2010),"Miss Havisham in Great Expectations" (2011), "Dr. Bedelia Du Maurier on Hannibal (2013-2015) and "Media on American Gods" (2017-present). 

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Gillian Anderson

 4) Born on Friday,August 9,1985 in Portland,Maine,USA is an actress and singer.She began her career as a child actor in theater productions.Her first prominent role was in the 1998 Broadway musical "High Society",which earned her a Tony Award nomination for Best Featured Actress in a Musical.She made her film debut in the musical comedy "Camp{ (2003).She rose to prominence for her supporting role as Jessica Stanley in "The Twilight Saga" (2008-2012).

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Anna Kendrick

 5) Born on Monday,August 9,1971 in Norwalk,California,USA is a model and actress.
She was Playboy's Cyber Girl of the Week in the 4th week of December 2005,and Cyber Girl of the Month in April 2006.She is the Playmate of the Month for the November 2006 issue of Playboy.She is known for appearing as "Officer Krystal" in "American Wedding" (2003),for appearing as the "Henchwoman" "Austin Powers in Goldmember" (2002) and for appearing as "Charlene" in "Gold Diggers"(2003).She was previously married to Ian Ziering.

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Nikki Schieler Ziering

 6) Born on Tuesday,August 9,1938 in Chicago (Died:February 12,2021 in Wewahitchka,Florida,USA) was a model and actress.She was Playboy Magazine's Playmate of the Month for its November 1961 issue.In 1966,she appeared in a horror film,"Weekend Of Fear",directed,written and produced by Joe Danford.

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Dianne Danford

 7) Born on Thursday,August 9,1990 in Claremont,Western Australia,Australia is an Australian actress and model.She first gained recognition for her roles as Lolly Allen in the soap opera "Neighbours" and Tenaya 7 in the children's series "Power Rangers RPM".She went on to star as Mary,Queen of Scots in the American CW period drama "Reign".
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 8) Born on Wednesday,August 9,1944 in Sacramento,California, U.S.A, is an actor. His lanky physique,thick moustache,deep and resonant voice and Southern drawl have led to frequent roles as cowboys and ranchers.His credits throughout the years have included playing Wade Garrett in "Road House" (1989), The Stranger in "The Big Lebowski" (1998) and Gar in "Mask" (1985).

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 9) Born on Sunday,August 9th,1970 in New York City is a television journalist.He
currently works at CNN,where he presents "CXXX Prime Time",a regular weeknight CNN

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Chris Cuomo

10) Born on Wednesday,August 9,1989 in Ridgewood,New Jersey,USA is a professional
baseball right fielder for the Chicago Cubs of Major League Baseball.
   In 2010,he was named to the National League (NL) All-Star team and finished second in the NL Rookie of the Year Award.Baseball America named him their MLB Rookie of the Year.
    Recognized for his defense including coverage in the deepest parts of right field,he won both the Fielding Bible and NL Gold Glove Awards for right fielders in 2012,2014,2015,2016 and 2017 and Wilson's MLB Defensive Player of the Year in 2014.
   He is widely regarded as one of the best outfield defenders in baseball.
He has worn uniform No. 22 throughout his major league career in honor of a high
school friend and teammate who died in a traffic collision.
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11) Born on Wednesday,August 9,1967 in Fort Myers,Florida,USA nicknamed "Primetime",is a former baseball and football player who works as an analyst for CBS Sports and the NFL Network.He was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2011.
   He played in the National Football League (NFL) for the Atlanta Falcons,the San
Francisco 49ers,the Dallas Cowboys,the Washington Redskins and the Baltimore Ravens,winning the Super Bowl with both the 49ers and the Cowboys.An outfielder in baseball,he played professionally for the New York Yankees,the Atlanta Braves,the Cincinnati Reds and the San Francisco Giantsand participated in the 1992 World Series with the Braves.

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12) Born on Sunday,August 9,1964 in Belleville,Ontario,Canada is a Canadian???American former ice hockey player and general manager and currently an executive vice president of the St. Louis Blues of the National Hockey League.He played for the Calgary Flames,St. Louis Blues,Dallas Stars,Detroit Red Wings and Phoenix Coyotes between 1986 and 2005.His career total of 741 goals is the fourth highest in NHL history and he is one of five players to score 50 goals in 50 games.He was a member of two Stanley Cup winning teams ???1999 with the Dallas Stars and 2002 with the Detroit Red Wings.In 2017 he was named one of the '100 Greatest NHL Players' in history.

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13) Born on Sunday,August 9,1987 in San Antonio,Texas,USA is a The Texan brunette"
and a model who completed her degree in Business Administration through Kaplan University's online courses.She was Playboy's Coed Of The Month April 2011.

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Allie Stacy

14) Born on Tuesday,August 9,1983 in Glendale,Arizona,USA is a model.She was Playboy's Cyber Girl of the Week in the 4th week of December 2005,and Cyber Girl of the Month in April 2006.She is the Playmate of the Month for the November 2006 issue of Playboy.
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Sarah Elizabeth

15) Born on Tuesday,August 9,1988 in Peristeri,Greece is an exotic dancer,adult model and adult video star.She was Miss June of 2022 on my website.  

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Inna Innaki

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