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This day in history

Monday, Dec. 31, is the 366th and final day of 2012.

Today’s Birthdays: Actor Sir Anthony Hopkins is 75. Rock musician Andy Summers is 70. Actor Sir Ben Kingsley is 69. Producer-director Taylor Hackford is 68. Fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg is 66. Actor Tim Matheson is 65. Rock musician Tom Hamilton (Aerosmith) is 61. Actress Bebe Neuwirth is 54. Actor Val Kilmer is 53. Singer Paul Westerberg is 53. Pop singer Joe McIntyre is 40. Rapper PSY is 35. Olympic gold medal gymnast Gabby Douglas is 17.

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