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This day in history

Saturday, Feb. 9, is the 40th day of 2013. There are 325 days left in the year.

Today’s birthdays: Television journalist Roger Mudd is 85. Singer-songwriter Carole King is 71. Actor Joe Pesci is 70. Author Alice Walker is 69. Actress Mia Farrow is 68. Former Democratic National Chairman Terry McAuliffe is 56. Country singer Travis Tritt is 50. Olympic silver and bronze medal figure skater Irina Slutskaya is 34. Actor Jimmy Bennett is 17.

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