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UPI Almanac for Sunday, April 6, 2014.
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Mia Farrow's daughter talks about alleged Woody Allen sexual abuse

Mia Farrow's daughter talks about alleged Woody Allen sexual abuse

NEW YORK, Oct. 3 (UPI) -- Mia Farrow's daughter Dylan maintains her allegations her adopted father, famed New York filmmaker Woody Allen, molested her as a child.
Is Ronan Farrow Frank Sinatra's son?

Is Ronan Farrow Frank Sinatra's son?

NEW YORK, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- Mia Farrow, in an interview released Wednesday, said Frank Sinatra might be the father of her son, Ronan, born almost 20 years after their divorce.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Saturday, April 6, 2013.
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The almanac

UPI Almanac for Friday, April 6, 2012.
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Celebrities fill White House

Celebrities fill White House

WASHINGTON, Dec. 4 (UPI) -- The White House was full of celebrities Sunday evening when U.S. President Barack Obama played host to this year's five Kennedy Center honorees.
Jackson to get lifetime achievement Grammy

Jackson to get lifetime achievement Grammy

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 10 (UPI) -- The U.S. Recording Academy has announced plans to honor Leonard Cohen, Bobby Darin, Loretta Lynn and the late Michael Jackson with lifetime achievement awards.
Mia Farrow's daughter Lark dead at 35

Mia Farrow's daughter Lark dead at 35

NEW YORK, Dec. 30 (UPI) -- Actress Mia Farrow's Vietnamese-born, adopted daughter Lark Previn has died at the age of 35, following a long illness, the New York medical examiner said.

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UPI Almanac for Sunday, April 6, 2008.
By United Press International

Damon Dash among New York tax deadbeats

NEW YORK, Nov. 18 (UPI) -- Diamond wearing hip-hop mogul Damon Dash and photographer Annie Leibovitz are on the list of celebrities owing back taxes in New York.

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UPI almanac for Friday, April 6, 2007.
By United Press International

Andre Previn ends fifth marriage

MUNICH, Germany, Aug. 20 (UPI) -- Conductor, composer and pianist Andre Previn has ended his marriage to violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter, The Mail on Sunday says.

The Almanac

Today is Thursday, April 6, the 96th day of 2006 with 269 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, April 6, the 96th day of 2005 with 269 to follow.
By United Press International

Feature: Composer celebrates 'Home'

LOS ANGELES, March 22 (UPI) -- Chris Walden had steady work as a film and TV composer in his native Germany, but his profile there really started to rise after he left his home several years
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

Winners at 47th Grammy Awards

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 14 (UPI) -- Here is a list of winners at the 47th Grammy Awards, which were presented Sunday in Los Angeles:

Andre Previn wins top music prize

OTTAWA, Feb. 8 (UPI) -- Andre Previn, German-born American conductor of the London Philharmonic, has been chosen winner of the $40,000 Glenn Gould Prize awarded every three years to a musician who has made an exceptional contribution to the field of music, it was announced Monda

The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, April 6, the 97th day of 2004 with 269 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Sunday, April 6, the 96th day of 2003 with 269 to follow.
By United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Pianist Dorothy Donegan was born this day in 1924 in Chicago. Her blend of classically trained virtuosity and Victor Borge-like humor made her a very popular entertainer.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Tenor saxophonist Harold Land was born this day in 1928 in Houston. He came to national prominence as a member of the Max Roach-Clifford Brown quintet in 1954 and 1955.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Drummer Big Sid Catlett was born this date in Evansville, Ind., in 1910. Always in great demand, he was a big man behind the drums, yet as protege Art Blakey once said, Catlett could make the drums sound as soft and light as a butterfly.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Tenor saxophonist Ike Quebec was born this day in 1918 in Newark, N.J. This Blue Note recording artist worked extensively through the 1940s with Benny Carter, Coleman Hawkins, Roy Eldridge and the Cab Calloway bands.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Hot Buttons: Talk show topics

Heat waves kill more people in the United States than all of the other natural disasters combined, but while more than 400 Americans die from heat-related illnesses in a typical year, it almost ignored by the media, according to Slate.com.
ALEX CUKAN, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

New Orleans clarinetist Pete Fountain was born this day in the Crescent City in 1930. He came to prominence in the late 1950s when he teamed up with bandleader Lawrence Welk for live appearances, recordings and a network television series. Fountain perfor
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International
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