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This day in history

This day in history

Friday, Dec. 28, is the 363d day of 2012. There are three days left in the year.

Today’s birthdays: Comic book creator Stan Lee is 90. Former United Auto Workers union president Owen Bieber is 83. Actor Martin Milner is 81. Actress Nichelle Nichols is 80. Actress Dame Maggie Smith is 78. Rock singer-musician Charles Neville is 74. Actor Denzel Washington is 58. Country singer Joe Diffie is 54. Comedian Seth Meyers is 39. Rhythm-and-blues singer John Legend is 34.

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