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This day in history

Today is Wednesday, Jan. 30, the 30th day of 2013. There are 335 days left in the year.

Today’s birthdays: Actor Gene Hackman is 83. Actress Vanessa Redgrave is 76. Chess grandmaster Boris Spassky is 76. Former Vice President Dick Cheney is 72. Singer Phil Collins is 62. World Golf Hall of Famer Curtis Strange is 58. Actor Christian Bale is 39.

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