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Notable Birthdays for February 14

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Those born on this date include:

- Statesman/abolitionist Frederick Douglass in 1818
- suffrage leader Anna Howard Shaw in 1847
- comedy legend Jack Benny in 1894
- actor Thelma Ritter in 1902
- football Coach Woody Hayes in 1913
- labor leader Jimmy Hoffa 1913
- broadcaster Hugh Downs in 1921 (age 99)
- actor/singer Florence Henderson in 1934
- entrepreneur/former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg in 1942 (age 78)
- writer Carl Bernstein in 1944 (age 76)
- dancer/actor Gregory Hines in 1946
- magician Raymond Joseph Teller of Penn and Teller in 1948 (age 72)
- radio host Terry Gross in 1951 (age 69)
- opera star Renee Fleming in 1959 (age 61)
- actor Meg Tilly in 1960 (age 60)
- actor Simon Pegg in 1970 (age 50)
- musician Rob Thomas in 1972 (age 48)
- actor Danai Gurira in 1978 (age 42)
- actor Brett Dier in 1990 (age 30)
- actor Freddie Highmore in 1992 (age 28)
- actor Alberto Rosende in 1993 (age 27).

 

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