Entertainment short takes

Entertainment short takes
Published: July 12, 2012

Thursday's birthdays

Actor-comedian Bill Cosby, 75.

Singer Christine McVie (Fleetwood Mac), 69.

Actress Denise Nicholas (“In the Heat of the Night”), 68.

Actor Jay Thomas, 64.

Singer Walter Egan, 64.

Fitness guru Richard Simmons, 64.

Actress Cheryl Ladd, 61.

Actress Mel Harris (“thirtysomething”), 56.

Gospel singer Sandi Patty, 56.

Guitarist Dan Murphy (Soul Asylum), 50.

Singer Robin Wilson (Gin Blossoms), 47.

Actress Lisa Nicole Carson (“Ally McBeal”), 43.

Country singer Shannon Lawson, 39.

Rapper Magoo, 39.

Actress Anna Friel (“Pushing Daisies”), 36.

Singer Tracie Spencer, 36.

Actor Steve Howey (“Reba”), 35.

Actor Topher Grace (“That '70s Show”), 34.

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