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UPI Almanac for Monday, Jan. 27, 2014.
By United Press International
UPI Thoroughbred Racing Roundup

UPI Thoroughbred Racing Roundup

Wrap-up of thoroughbred stakes action.
ROBERT KIECKHEFER, UPI Racing Writer

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013.
By United Press International

Historic ship fires pellet cannon round

SANTA ANA, Calif., Sept. 12 (UPI) -- Police said two people were injured by pellets from live shotgun shells used during a mock cannon battle in a California tall ship festival.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Friday, Jan. 27, 2012.
By United Press International

Poll: June Cleaver top TV mom

ROCHESTER, N.Y., May 9 (UPI) -- A U.S. poll indicates June Cleaver of TV's classic "Leave it to Beaver" is the mother U.S. citizens would most like to have.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Sunday, Jan. 27, 2008.
By United Press International

UPI Thoroughbred Racing Roundup

Wrap-up of thoroughbred stakes action.
ROBERT KIECKHEFER, UPI Racing Writer

Stars go away during Walk of Fame rehab

HOLLYWOOD, Aug. 9 (UPI) -- Construction along Hollywood's famed Vine Street has forced dozens of stars -- Walk of Fame markers anyway -- to go into seclusion during the rehab project.

Film makeup pioneer Tuttle dies at 95

PACIFIC PALISADES, Calif., Aug. 3 (UPI) -- William Tuttle, the innovative film makeup artist who paved the way for his craft to be recognized competitively, died in his California home at age 95. Tuttle, whose work in "7 Faces of Dr. Lao" is considered a milestone in makeup, died Monday at his

In Iowa town, the Duke is king

WINTERSET, Iowa, May 25 (UPI) -- A town in the Middle River Valley area of Iowa annually celebrates its covered bridge and one of its famous residents: John Wayne.

The Almanac

UPI almanac for Saturday, Jan. 27, 2007.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Friday, Jan. 27, the 27th day of 2006 with 338 to follow.
By United Press International

Announcer Jerry Lawrence dead at 93

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 28 (UPI) -- Early quiz show host and announcer Jerry Lawrence has died in Los Angeles at age 93, it was reported Wednesday.

UPI Thoroughbred Racing Roundup

Wrap-up of Thoroughbred stakes action.
ROBERT KIECKHEFER, UPI Racing Writer
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Donna Reed
ORIGINAL CAPTION: Frank Sinatra and Donna Reed hold their Oscars after they were honored for their best supporting roles in "From Here To Eternity' at Academy Awards ceremonies March 25, 1954. (UPI PHOTO/FILES)
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Donna Reed (January 27, 1921 – January 14, 1986) was an American film and television actress.

She received the 1953 Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance as Lorene, a prostitute, in From Here to Eternity, and received the 1963 Golden Globe Award for Best TV Star - Female for her performance as Donna Stone, an American middle class wife and mother, in The Donna Reed Show. In 1984, she replaced Barbara Bel Geddes as Miss Ellie in the television melodrama, Dallas, and sued the production company for breach of contract when she was abruptly fired upon Bel Geddes's decision to return to the show.

Reed was married three times and the mother of four children. She died of pancreatic cancer.

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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Donna Reed."
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