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ENTERTAINMENT NEWS: Daily Almanac for Easter Sunday, April 8: Birthdays, Historical news

Today is Easter Sunday, April 8, the 99th day of 2012, the 99th day of the year. We have 267 days left in 2012.

(photo by Jan Kamenicek via wikipedia commons)

HIGHLIGHTS IN HISTORY

* On April 8, 1952, President Harry S. Truman issued an executive order seizing the American steel industry to avert a nationwide strike.

The U.S. Supreme Court later ruled that Truman did not have the authority to issue such an order and a seven-week strike went into motion by the steelworkers.

*In 1913, the 17th Amendment to the Constitution, providing for direct popular election of United States senators as opposed to appointment by state legislatures, was ratified.

* In 1974, Hammerin’ Hank Aaron of the Atlanta Braves hit his 715th career home run in a game against the Los Angeles Dodgers lefty Al Downing. That homer broke Babe Ruth’s record of 714.

*In 1990, Ryan White, the teenage AIDS patient whose battle for acceptance had gained national attention, died in Indianapolis at age 18.

*In 1994, Kurt Cobain, singer and guitarist for the rock band Nirvana, was found dead in Seattle, of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound; he was just 27.

* In 2007, Zach Johnson won the Masters golf tournament with a two-shot win over Tiger Woods.

Hank Aaron broke Babe Ruth's record of 714 homers on this date in 1974 (2008 photo by Rubenstein via wikipedia commons)

CELEBRITY BIRTHDAYS

86 SHECKY GREENE, comedian

72 JOHN HAVLICEK, basketball Hall of Famer, former Ohio State star

46 ROBIN WRIGHT, actress and former wife of Sean Penn

44 PATRICIA ARQUETTE, actress and former wife of Nicholas Cage. Sister to Rosanna Arquette and David Arquette

28 EZRA KOENIG, singer-guitarist

ENTERTAINMENT FOR THURSDAY JULY 15, 2010: Almanacs and Celebrity Birthdays

compiled from staff, wire and Entertainment news

DAILY ALMANAC

Today is Thursday, July 15, the 196th day of 2010. There are 169 days remaining in the year.

HIGHLIGHTS IN HISTORY

*On July 15, 1910, the term “Alzheimer’s disease” was used to describe a progressive form of pre-senile dementia in the book Clinical Psychiatry by German psychiatrist Emil Kraepelin, who credited the work of his colleague, Alois Alzheimer, in identifying the condition.

* In 1870, Georgia became the last Confederate state readmitted to the Union.

* In 1916, Boeing Company, originally known as Pacific Aero Products Company, was founded in Seattle.

* In 1971, President Richard Nixon startled America by announcing that he would visit the People’s Republic of China.

* In 1985, a shockingly gaunt-looking Rock Hudson appeared at a news conference with actress Doris Day. It was later revealed that Hudson had AIDS.

* Five years ago, July 15, 2005, Bankrupt energy company Enron Corporation agreed to pay a settlement of up to $1.5 billion to resolve claims that it had gouged California and other western states during the 2000-2001 energy crisis.

CELEBRITY BIRTHDAYS

79 Clive Cussler, author of the Dirk Pitt and Isaac Bell thrillers.

75 Alex Karras, actor and former NFL star with the Detroit Lions.

74 George Voinovich, U.S. senator from Ohio and former governor of Ohio.

64 Linda Ronstadt, singer of the song Blue Bayou.

58 Terry Quinn, actor on the TV show Lost.

49 Forest Whitaker, actor in The Last King of Scotland.

37 Brian Austin Green, actor on the original Beverly Hills, 90210 and married to actress Megan Fox.

34 Diane Krueger, actress in the National Treasure films.