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This day in history

Friday, May 17, is the 137th day of 2013. There are 228 days left in the year.

Today’s birthdays: Singer Taj Mahal is 71. Singer-songwriter Jesse Winchester is 69. Rock musician Bill Bruford is 64. Singer-musician George Johnson (The Brothers Johnson) is 60. TV personality Kathleen Sullivan is 60. Actor Bill Paxton is 58. Boxing Hall of Famer Sugar Ray Leonard is 57. Actor-comedian Bob Saget is 57. Sports announcer Jim Nantz is 54. Singer Enya is 52. Talk show host-actor Craig Ferguson is 51. Rock singer-musician Page McConnell is 50. Singer-musician Trent Reznor (Nine Inch Nails) is 48. Actress Paige Turco is 48. Actor Hill Harper is 47. Singer Jordan Knight is 43. Rock singer Andrea Corr (The Corrs) is 39. Actress Kat Foster is 35. Dancer-choreographer Derek Hough is 28. Actress Nikki Reed is 25.

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