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The Amaz­ing Kre­skin is 84. Coun­try singer Wil­liam Lee Golden (The Oak Ridge Boys) is 80. Ac­tress Kirstie Al­ley is 68. Po­lit­i­cal com­men­ta­tor Rush Lim­baugh is 68. Writer Wal­ter Mosley is 67. Coun­try singer Ricky Van Shel­ton is 67. Broad­cast jour­nal­ist Chris­tiane Aman­pour is 61. Ac­tor Oliver Platt is 59. En­tre­pre­neur Jeff Be­zos is 55. Rock singer Rob Zom­bie is 54. Model Ven­dela is 52. Ac­tress Far­rah Forke is 51. Rock mu­si­cian Matt Wong (Reel Big Fish) is 46. Singer Melanie Chisholm (Spice Girls) is 45. Con­tem­po­rary Chris­tian singer Jeremy Camp is 41. Ac­tress Issa Rae is 34. Pop/soul singer Ella Hen­der­son (“The X Fac­tor”) is 23.

TO­DAY IN HIS­TORY

In 1915, the House of Rep­re­sen­ta­tives re­jected, 204-174, a con­sti­tu­tional amend­ment giv­ing women in all states the right to vote.

In 1959, Berry Gordy Jr. founded Mo­town Records (orig­i­nally Tamla Records) in Detroit.

In 1971, “All in the Fam­ily,” a ground­break­ing sit­com, pre­miered on CBS tele­vi­sion.

In 2009, in the fi­nal news con­fer­ence of his pres­i­dency, Ge­orge W. Bush de­fended his record but also of­fered an ex­tra­or­di­nary list­ing of his mis­takes – in­clud­ing his op­ti­mistic Iraq speech in 2003.

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