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UPI Almanac for Sunday, May 12, 2013.
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Melissa Gilbert and Timothy Busfield get engaged

Melissa Gilbert and Timothy Busfield get engaged

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 29 (UPI) -- Melissa Gilbert's publicist said Tuesday the U.S. actress is engaged to actor Timothy Busfield.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Saturday, May 12, 2012.
By United Press International
'Rango' wins big at Annie Awards

'Rango' wins big at Annie Awards

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 7 (UPI) -- "Rango," with Johnny Depp lending his voice to the titular chameleon, was named Best Animated Feature at the 39th annual Annie Awards show in Los Angeles.
Gilbert files for divorce from Boxleitner

Gilbert files for divorce from Boxleitner

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 26 (UPI) -- Former "Little House on the Prairie" star Melissa Gilbert has filed for divorce in Los Angeles from actor Bruce Boxleitner after 16 years of marriage.
Gilbert and Boxleitner separate

Gilbert and Boxleitner separate

LOS ANGELES, March 1 (UPI) -- U.S. actress Melissa Gilbert announced Tuesday she and actor Bruce Boxleitner have separated after 16 years of marriage.

Bruce Boxleitner cast in Syfy movie '51'

NEW YORK, April 23 (UPI) -- Bruce Boxleitner has signed on to star in the U.S. television movie "51," Syfy announced Friday.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Tuesday, May 12, 2009.
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The almanac

UPI Almanac for Monday, May 12, 2008.
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The Almanac

UPI almanac for Saturday, May 12, 2007.
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The Almanac

Today is Friday, May 12, the 132nd day of 2006 with 233 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Thursday, May 12, the 132nd day of 2005 with 233 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, May 12, the 133rd day of 2004 with 233 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Monday, May 12, the 132nd day of 2003 with 233 to follow.
By United Press International
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Bruce Boxleitner
Bruce Boxleitner, a cast member in the motion picture sci-fi thriller "TRON: Legacy", attends the world premiere of the film at the El Capitan Theatre in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles on December 11, 2010. UPI/Jim Ruymen
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Bruce William Boxleitner (born May 12, 1950) is an American actor, and science fiction and suspense writer. He is known for his leading roles in the television series How the West Was Won, Bring 'Em Back Alive, Scarecrow and Mrs. King (with Kate Jackson), and Babylon 5 (as John Sheridan in seasons 2–5, 1994–1998). He is also known for his role as the eponymous character of the innovative Walt Disney Pictures film Tron, a role which he reprised in the 2010 sequel, Tron: Legacy.

Boxleitner was born in Elgin, Illinois, the son of a certified public accountant. He attended Prospect High School in Mount Prospect, Illinois, and the Goodman Theater School of Drama of the Art Institute of Chicago.

Boxleitner is best known for his leading roles in the television series How the West Was Won, Bring 'Em Back Alive, Scarecrow and Mrs. King (with Kate Jackson), and Babylon 5 (as John Sheridan in seasons 2–5, 1994–1998). He also starred in The Gambler TV movie series (as Billy Montana, alongside Kenny Rogers: 1980, 1983 and 1987). In 2005 he co-starred as Captain Martin Duvall in Young Blades. He has also starred in several films within the Babylon 5 universe, including Babylon 5: In the Beginning (TV, 1998), Babylon 5: Thirdspace (TV, 1998), Babylon 5: A Call to Arms (TV, 1999) and the direct-to-DVD Babylon 5: The Lost Tales (2007).

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