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Celebrity birthdays for the week of Dec. 4-10

Nov. 28, 2022 09:16 AM EST

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Dec. 4-10: Dec. 4: Game show host Wink Martindale is 89. Singer Freddy “Boom Boom” Cannon is 86. Actor-producer-director Max Baer Junior (“The Beverly Hillbillies”) is 85. Bassist Bob Mosley of Moby Grape is 80. Singer-bassist Chris Hillman...

Julie Powell, food writer of 'Julie & Julia,' dies at 49

Nov. 01, 2022 19:55 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Food writer Julie Powell, who became an internet darling after blogging for a year about making every recipe in Julia Child’s “Mastering the Art of French Cooking,” leading to a book deal and a film adaptation, has died. She was 49. Powell died of cardiac...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Nov. 6-12

Oct. 31, 2022 10:00 AM EDT

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Nov. 6-12: Nov. 6: Actor June Squibb (“Nebraska”) is 93. Singer P.J. Proby is 84. Actor Sally Field is 76. Jazz trumpeter Arturo Sandoval is 73. TV host Catherine Crier is 68. Former news correspondent Maria Shriver is 67. Actor Lori Singer...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Oct. 30-Nov. 5

Oct. 24, 2022 10:29 AM EDT

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Oct. 30-Nov. 5: Oct. 30: Songwriter Eddie Holland of Holland-Dozier-Holland is 83. Singer Grace Slick is 83. Singer Otis Williams of The Temptations is 81. Actor Henry Winkler is 77. TV journalist Andrea Mitchell is 76. Bassist Timothy B. Schmit of...

Carnegie Medal of Philanthropy celebrates 20th anniversary

Oct. 14, 2022 09:22 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Dolly Parton was jokingly uncharitable after the crowd at the Carnegie Medal of Philanthropy ceremony tried singing along with her during her acceptance speech at Gotham Hall. “That was terrible,” the Grammy-winning country superstar said after a muted...

Anthony Bourdain biography is a profile of a man spiraling

Oct. 10, 2022 11:09 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Biographers try as best they can to walk in the shoes of their subjects. Charles Leerhsen took it a step further: He slept in the same French hotel room where Anthony Bourdain killed himself, earning a unique perspective — and pushback. “There’s been some...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Oct. 9-15

Oct. 03, 2022 11:18 AM EDT

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Oct. 9-15: Oct. 9: R&B singer Nona Hendryx (LaBelle) is 78. Singer Jackson Browne is 74. Actor Gary Frank (“Family”) is 72. Actor Robert Wuhl (“Arli$$”) is 71. Manager-TV personality Sharon Osbourne is 70. Actor Tony Shalhoub (“The...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Sept. 18-24

Sep. 12, 2022 10:16 AM EDT

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Sept. 18-24: Sept. 18: Actor Robert Blake is 89. Gospel singer Bobby Jones is 84. Singer-actor Frankie Avalon is 82. Actor Beth Grant (“The Mindy Project,” ″No Country For Old Men”) is 73. Guitarist Kerry Livgren (Kansas) is 73. Actor Anna...