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Monday 20 November 2017

THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS

TODAY

Pauline Bewick, Kerry-based artist, is 76. Damon Wayans, comedian and actor, is 51. Tom Watson, US golfer, is 62. Ione Skye, actress, is 41. Beyonce Knowles, singer, is 30.

MONDAY

Maire Geoghegan-Quinn, former Fianna Fail justice minister, is 61. Johnny Briggs, British actor best known as Mike Baldwin in Coronation Street, is 76. Raquel Welch, actress and sex symbol, is 71. Liam O'Brien, former Shamrock Rovers and Manchester United midfielder, is 47. Al Stewart, singer, is 66. Loudon Wainwright III, singer, is 65. Bob Newhart, comedian, is 82. George Lazenby, actor and former 007 star, is 72.

TUESDAY

Dolores O'Riordan, singer with The Cranberries, is 40. Roger Law, puppeteer responsible for Spitting Image, is 70. Richard Lewis, fashion designer, is 66. Roger Waters,

member of Pink Floyd, is 68. Tim Henman and Greg Rusedski, English tennis players, are 37 and 38 respectively. Rosie Perez, actress, is 47. Macy Gray, singer, is 44.

WEDNESDAY

Sonny Rollins, jazz saxophonist, is 81. Alfa Anderson, singer with Chic, is 65. Marcel Desailly, former Chelsea and France defender, is 43. Chrissie Hynde, singer with The Pretenders, is 60. Julie Kavner, actress and the voice of Marge Simpson, is 61. Gloria Gaynor, 'I Will Survive' soul singer, is 62. Evan Rachel Wood, actress, is 24.

THURSDAY

Comedian Sid Caesar is 89. Desmond Guinness, author and conservationist, is 80. Henry Thomas, actor who played Elliot in ET, is 40. David Arquette, Scream actor,

is 40. Pink, pop singer, is 32. Yves St Martin, French jockey, is 70. Martin Freeman, actor who played Tim in The Office, is 40.

FRIDAY

Michelle Williams, actress, is 31. Paul Cleary, musician and former lead singer of The Blades, is 52. Hugh Grant, actor, is 51. Dave Stewart, of pop band Eurythmics, is 59. Rachel Hunter, model and ex-wife of Rod Stewart, is 41. Denis McBride, former rugby international, is 47. Adam Sandler, actor, is 45. Jazz singer Michael Buble is 36.

SATURDAY

Ryan Phillippe, actor, is 37. Johnny Fingers, formerly of the Boomtown Rats, is 55. Jose Feliciano, blind Latin American singer, is 66. Guy Ritchie, film director and ex-husband of Madonna, is 43. Marian Keyes, best-selling novelist, is 48. Karl Lagerfeld, fashion designer, is 78. Colin Firth, actor, is 51.

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