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ENTERTAINMENT NEWS: Almanac for Monday, May 7, 2012; historical news, birthdays

DAILY ALMANAC

Today is the second Monday of the month, Monday, May 7, the 128th day of 2012. There are 238 days left in the year.

HISTORICAL HIGHLIGHTS

* In 1945, Germany signed an unconditional surrender at Allied headquarters in Rheims, France, ending its role in World War II.

* In 1975, President Gerald R. Ford formally declared an end to the “Vietnam era.” In Ho Chi Minh City — formerly Saigon — the Viet Cong celebrated its takeover.

* In 1977, Seattle Slew won the Kentucky Derby, the first of his triple-crown victories.

* In 1984, a $180 million out-of-court settlement was announced in the Agent Orange class-action suit brought by Vietnam veterans who said they had suffered injury from exposure to the chemical.

* In 2011, The U.S. released a handful of videos seized from Osama bin Laden’s hideout showing the terrorist leader watching newscasts of himself amid shabby surroundings.

Singer Thelma Houston is 66 years old today (2009 photo by Jyothis via wikipedia commons)

CELEBRITY BIRTHDAYS

73 JIMMY RUFFIN, soul singer who is known for (What becomes of the Broken-hearted)

66 THELMA HOUSTON, singer who sung the 1977 #1 hit song, (Don’t Leave Me This Way). It won a Grammy Award in 1978

66 BILL KREUTZMANN, rock drummer from the group the Grateful Dead

38 BRECKLIN MEYER, actor

ENTERTAINMENT NEWS: Daily Almanac for Thursday, May 3, 2012; historical news, birthdays

DAILY ALMANAC

Today is Thursday, May 3, the 124th day of 2012. There are 242 days left in the year before we go into 2013.

HISTORICAL NEWS ON THIS DATE

* On May 3, 1937, Margaret Mitchell won a Pulitzer Prize for her famous novel Gone With the Wind.

Christopher Cross is 61 today (2000 photo by Ronald Lewis via wikipedia commons)

* In 1802, Washington, D.C., was incorporated as a city.

* In 1948, the Supreme Court ruled that covenants prohibiting the sale of real estate to blacks or members of other racial groups were legally unenforceable.

* In 1979, Conservative Party leader Margaret Thatcher was chosen to become Britain’s first female prime minister.

* In 1987, The Miami Herald said its reporters had observed a young woman at a Washington town house belonging to Democratic presidential candidate Gary Hart. The woman was later identified as Donna Rice; the scandal hurt Hart’s presidential bid.

* In 2011, The White House said that Osama bin Laden was unarmed when Navy SEALs burst into his room at his Pakistan compound and fatally shot him to the delight of everyone affected by the 2001 bombings of the Twin Towers in New York which Bin Laden was responsible for.

CELEBRITY BIRTHDAYS

R.J. Umberger of the Columbus Blue Jackets is 30 years old today (megasportsnews.com photo)

93 PETE SEEGER, folk singer

86 ANN B. DAVIS, actress who played Alice, the maid on The Brady Bunch TV show

78 FRANKIE VALLI, teen idol & pop singer

66 GREG GUMBEL, sports announcer & brother of Bryant Gumbel

61 CHRISTOPHER CROSS, pop singer who had several hit songs in 1979 which earned him five Grammy Awards

30 R.J. UMBERGER, Columbus Blue Jackets player and former OSU hockey star

28 CHERYL BURKE, dancer on Dancing with the Stars