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This Day in History

Today is Sunday, Nov. 11, the 316th day of 2012. There are 50 days left in the year. This is Veterans Day in the United States, Remembrance Day in Canada.

Today’s birthdays: Dancer-choreographer Nicholas Royce is 87. Comedian Jonathan Winters is 87. Country singer Narvel Felts is 74. Senator Barbara Boxer is 72. Americana roots singer/songwriter Chris Smither is 68. Rock singer-musician Vince Martell (Vanilla Fudge) is 67. The president of Nicaragua, Daniel Ortega, is 67. Golfer Fuzzy Zoeller is 61. Pop singer-musician Paul Cowsill (The Cowsills) is 61. Rock singer-musician Andy Partridge (XTC) is 59. Rock musician Ian Craig Marsh (Human League; Heaven 17) is 56. Actress Demi Moore is 50. Actress Calista Flockhart is 48. Rock musician Scott Mercado is 48. Actor Leonardo DiCaprio is 38. NFL quarterback Mark Sanchez is 26. Actress Christa B. Allen is 21.

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