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Good News on this Day in History – May 24

Good News on this Day in History – May 24

Happy 60th Birthday to the English-French actress Kristin Scott Thomas. After making her film debut at 25 in Under the Cherry Moon, directed by Prince, she earned 5 BAFTA Award nominations—and won in 1994 after performing opposite Hugh Grant in…

Good News on This Day in History – May 20

Good News on This Day in History – May 20

Happy 85th Birthday to Uruguay’s Jose Mujica—the ‘World’s most humble president’. The 40th president of Uruguay became legendary for giving 90 percent of his salary to the poor, choosing to live on his austere farm (instead of the presidential palace),…

Good News on This Day in History – May 19

Good News on This Day in History – May 19

Happy Birthday to Pete Townshend who turns 75 today. The English musician, singer-songwriter and co-founder of The Who. Born in London to musician parents, he taught himself how to play guitar and never learned to read music. Yet, he became…

Good News on This Day in History – May 18

Good News on This Day in History – May 18

Happy 50th Birthday to Tina Fey, American actress, comedian, writer, and producer best known for her 8-year stint on Saturday Night Live and for producing and starring in the critically acclaimed 30 Rock. Born in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, she also co-created…

Good News on This Day in History – May 16

Good News on This Day in History – May 16

Happy 65th Birthday to Debra Winger, the Oscar-winning actress who was born in Ohio to a Jewish meat packer. Her performances in three films—An Officer and a Gentleman, Terms of Endearment, and Shadowlands—earned her 3 Best Actress Academy Award nominations.…

Good News on This Day in History – May 10

Good News on This Day in History – May 10

Happy 60th Birthday to Bono, the singer-songwriter of U2, who recently became a healthcare hero when he and his bandmates donated €10 million to buy 20 million masks, goggles, visors, and gowns for medics on the frontlines in their home…

Here’s How the World Came Together to Celebrate Captain Tom’s 100th Birthday and His $40M Fundraiser

Here’s How the World Came Together to Celebrate Captain Tom’s 100th Birthday and His M Fundraiser

Happy 100th Birthday @captaintommoore 🎉🎂 #CaptainTomMoore #100thBirthday #HappyBirthday pic.twitter.com/OOVvwfe43q — The London Palladium (@LondonPalladium) April 30, 2020 Yesterday was the 100th birthday of Captain Thomas Moore—the WWII veteran who captured hearts around the world after successfully raising millions of dollars…

On This Day in History – April 30

On This Day in History – April 30

Happy 35th birthday to Gal Gadot, the Israeli actress who gained worldwide fame portraying Wonder Woman. After winning the Miss Israel beauty pageant in 2004, she served two years in the Israel Defense Force as a fitness/combat readiness instructor, and…