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UPI Almanac for Monday, Dec. 9, 2013.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012.
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The almanac

UPI Almanac for Friday, Dec. 9, 2011.
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The almanac

UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2008.
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The almanac

UPI Almanac for Sunday, Dec. 9, 2007.
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The Almanac

UPI almanac for Saturday, Dec. 9, 2006.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Friday, Dec. 9, the 343rd day of 2005 with 22 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Thursday, Dec. 9, the 344th day of 2004 with 22 to follow.
By United Press International

Robert Evans' life headed for Broadway

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 3 (UPI) -- Producer Robert Evans plans to star in an autobiographical show on Broadway next spring, The Los Angeles Times reported Friday.

The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, Dec. 9, the 343rd day of 2003 with 22 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Monday, Dec. 9, the 343rd day of 2002 with 22 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Sunday, Dec. 9, the 343rd day of 2001 with 22 to follow.
By United Press International
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Dick Van Patten
Actor Dick Van Patten participates in the World Poker Tour Invitational at the Commerce Casino in Los Angeles, California on February 22, 2006 . (UPI Photo/ Phil McCarten)
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Richard Vincent "Dick" Van Patten (born December 9, 1928) is an American actor, best known for his role as patriarch Tom Bradford on the television sitcom Eight is Enough.

Van Patten started his career in showbiz as a child actor on Broadway in 1937 in The Eternal Road as Dickie Van Patten; he went on to appear in twelve other Broadway plays as a teenager. He moved on to television and movies with the 1949 TV series Mama which ran from 1949 to 1957, and as patriarch Tom Bradford on Eight is Enough, 1977 to 1981. Patten also appeared in episodes of Sanford and Son, Banacek, Arrested Development, The Brian Keith Show, Cannon, The Streets of San Francisco, and Happy Days.

He played the supporting role of Usher #1 alongside Charlton Heston and Edward G. Robinson in the 1973 film Soylent Green.

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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Dick Van Patten."
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