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Today in Entertainment History, November 8, 2012

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According to the AP, these events happened on November eighth:

  • In 1965, the soap opera "Days of Our Lives" premiered on NBC.   
  • In 1968, a London court granted Cynthia Lennon a divorce from John Lennon.   
  • Also in 1968, Jean Terrell replaced Diana Ross in The Supremes.   
  • In 1971, Led Zeppelin released an untitled album that became known as "Led Zeppelin 4."   
  • In 1995, rapper Flavor Flav was arrested on gun and drug charges while driving a cab in New York City. He had been released from prison two months earlier.     
Today's Birthdays: 
  • Actor Norman Lloyd ("St. Elsewhere") is 98. 
  • Singer Patti Page is 85. 
  • CBS newsman Morley Safer is 81. 
  • Singer Bonnie Bramlett is 68. 
  • Singer Bonnie Raitt is 63. 
  • "Entertainment Tonight" host Mary Hart is 62. 
  • Former Playboy CEO Christie Hefner is 60. 
  • Actress Alfre Woodard is 60. 
  • Singer-songwriter Rickie Lee Jones is 58. 
  • Singer-actor Leif Garrett is 51. 
  • Actress Courtney Thorne-Smith ("According to Jim," ''Ally McBeal") is 45. 
  • Actress Parker Posey is 44. 
  • Singer Diana King is 42. 
  • Actress Gretchen Mol is 39. 
  • Actor Matthew Rhys ("Brothers and Sisters") is 38. 
  • Actress Tara Reid ("American Pie") is 37. 
  • Singer Bucky Covington ("American Idol") is 35. 
  • Actress Dania Ramirez is 33. 
  • TV personality Jack Osbourne ("The Osbournes") is 27. 
  • Actress Jessica Lowndes ("90210") is 24. 
  • Singer Lauren Alaina ("American Idol") is 18.

 

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