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Jane Wyman dead at 90

PALM SPRINGS , Calif., Sept. 10 (UPI) -- Oscar-winning actress and philanthropist Jane Wyman died Monday at her home in Palm Springs, Calif., her business manager said. She was 90.

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.

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UPI almanac for Thursday, Jan. 4, 2007.
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Producer Aaron Spelling

LOS ANGELES, June 22 (UPI) -- Producer Aaron Spelling is resting at his home in Los Angeles after suffering a stroke.

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Today is Wednesday, Jan. 4, the fourth day of 2006, with 361 to follow.
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Today is Tuesday, Jan. 4, the fourth day of 2005, with 361 to follow.
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Reagan's legacy topic of White House forum

WASHINGTON, June 10 (UPI) -- The Reagan administration conducted one final White House staff meeting Thursday as top U.S. officials gathered to recall his accomplishments.

Former President Reagan dies at 93

LOS ANGELES, June 5 (UPI) -- Ronald Reagan, the former actor who became the 40th U.S. president, died Saturday at his Los Angeles home after battling Alzheimer's disease for 10 years.

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Today is Sunday, Jan. 4, the fourth day of 2004, with 362 to follow.
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Reagan's son talks about his abuse

WASHINGTON, Jan. 30 (UPI) -- It was difficult for Michael Reagan to explain to his stepmother and father the immeasurable pain he had suffered for 30 years being the victim of sexual molestation. The fact that his father was president of the United States and the fear that photograph
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UPI's Capital Comment for January 30, 2003

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Jane Wyman
ORIGINAL CAPTION: Jane Wyman and Ronald Reagan, young film stars, sitting on the traditional "wishing chair" at the Wee Kirk O' Heather in Glendale following their recent marriage. (UPI PHOTO/FILES)
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Jane Wyman (January 5, 1917 – September 10, 2007) was an American actress. She began her film career in the 1930s, and was a prolific performer for two decades. She received an Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in Johnny Belinda (1948), and later achieved success during the 1980s for her leading role in the television series Falcon Crest.

Wyman was the first wife of Ronald Reagan, marrying him in 1940 and divorcing him in 1948, long before he became U.S. president or ran for any public office. To date, she is the only woman to have been an ex-wife of a U.S. president.

Wyman was born Sarah Jane Mayfield in St. Joseph, Missouri. Although her birthdate has been widely reported for many years as January 4, 1914, research by biographers and genealogists indicates that she was born on January 5, 1917. The most likely reason for the 1914 date is that she added to her age when beginning her career as a minor in order to work legally. She may have changed her January 5 birthdate to January 4 to coincide with that of her daughter Maureen Reagan. After Wyman's death, a release posted on her official website confirmed these details.

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