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10-30-1930 – 03-04-1992 Néstor Almendros – Born in Barcelona, Spain. He was an Oscar-winning Spanish cinematographer. In 1948, he left Spain for Cuba where he started the country’s first film…

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10-29-1955 Boy Abunda – Born in Borongan, Philippines. Abunda is a Filipino television host, publicist, talent manager, and celebrity endorser. He is dubbed as the “King of Talk” in local…

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10-28-1842 — 10-22-1932 Anna Elizabeth Dickinson – Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Quakers and abolitionists John and Mary Edmondson Dickinson. The family home was a safe house for the Underground…

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Oct 28
2020
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2020

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10-28-1916 – 08-10-2011 Rose Robertson – Born in Deptford, south-east London, United Kingdom. She was a former British spy. She set up one of the first gay and lesbian helplines….

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10-27-1846 – 09-26-1914 Katharine Harris Bradley – Born in Birmingham, England. She, along with Edith Emma Cooper (b. January 12, 1862), wrote under the pseudonym Michael Field. As Field, they…

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10-26-1947 Hillary Rodham Clinton – Born in Chicago, Illinois. She is an American politician who served as the 67th United States Secretary of State. She was also the First Lady…

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10-25-1970 Chely Wright – Born in Kansas City, Missouri. She is an American country music artist and starting in 2010, a gay rights activist. She became one of the first…

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10-24-1904 – 12-20-1961   Moss Hart – Born in New York City, New York. He was an American playwright and theatre director. Hart collaborated with George S. Kaufman. Their play,…

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10-23-1893 – 08-16-1978 Jean Acker – Born in Trenton, New Jersey. She was an American film actress with a career dating from the silent film era through the 1950s. She…

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2020
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10-22-1844 – 03-26-1923 Sarah Bernhardt – Born in Paris, France, she was the illegitimate daughter of a Jewish Dutch mother and a French Catholic father. Her father stayed in her…

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