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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Sunday, June 2, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Saturday, June 2, 2012.
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Experts question Cheetah death report

Experts question Cheetah death report

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Dec. 29 (UPI) -- Animal experts are voicing their doubts that Cheetah, the chimpanzee who recently died in a Florida animal sanctuary, could have starred in early Tarzan films.
'Tarzan' co-star Cheetah the chimp dead at 80

'Tarzan' co-star Cheetah the chimp dead at 80

TAMPA, Fla., Dec. 28 (UPI) -- Cheetah, the chimpanzee who starred in several Tarzan movies in the 1930s, has died of kidney failure, said the Suncoast Primate Sanctuary in Palm Harbor, Fla.

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UPI Almanac for Monday, June 2, 2008.
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Cheeta the chimpanzee tells all in book

LOS ANGELES, March 29 (UPI) -- Cheeta, Tarzan's chimpanzee sidekick in the movies, mostly enjoyed his time in Hollywood's limelight, excerpts from his ghost-written "autobiography" reveal.

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UPI Almanac for Friday, Dec. 7, 2007.
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UPI almanac for Saturday, June 2, 2007.
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UPI almanac for Thursday, Dec. 7, 2006.
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Johnny Weissmuller Jr. dead at 65

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 1 (UPI) -- The son of the late Olympic swimmer and Tarzan actor Johnny Weissmuller, Johnny Weissmuller Jr., has died of liver cancer at age 65 in San Francisco.

Olympian Weissmuller's medals contested

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 12 (UPI) -- The son of famed Olympic swimmer Johnny Weissmuller wants the champion's medals returned from the International Swimming Hall of Fame in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

The Almanac

Today is Friday, June 2, the 153rd of 2006 with 212 to follow.
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Today is Wednesday, Dec. 7, the 341st day of 2005 with 24 to follow.
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Actress Mildred Shay dead at 94

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- "Hollywood's Pocket Venus" Mildred Shay has died at her daughter's home in Glendale, Calif., at age 94.

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Today is Thursday, June 2, the 153rd of 2005 with 212 to follow.
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Stolen swimming memorabilia recovered

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Dec. 16 (UPI) -- Olympic medals and other memorabilia stolen from the International Swimming Hall of Fame in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., have been found and are being returned.

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Today is Tuesday, Dec. 7, the 342nd day of 2004 with 24 to follow.
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Today is Wednesday, June 2, the 154th day of 2004 with 212 to follow.
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Cecil Beaton photographs go on display

LONDON, Feb. 6 (UPI) -- More than 150 photographs by Sir Cecil Beaton are on display at England's National Portrait Gallery marking the centennial of the famous photographer's birth.

The Almanac

Today is Sunday, Dec. 7, the 341st day of 2003 with 24 to follow.
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Today is Monday, June 2, the 153rd day of 2003 with 212 to follow.
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Feature: Stars of stage, screen and arena

LOS ANGELES, July 10 (UPI) -- Hollywood's long-running partnership with the sports world may soon feature a new TV show created and produced by Shaquille O'Neal, the star center of the three
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

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Today is Sunday, June 2, the 153rd day of 2002 with 212 to follow.
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Scott's World -- UPI Arts & Entertainment

HOLLYWOOD, May 6 (UPI) -- Move over, Batman -- you too, Superman; and that goes for you as well, Incredible Hulk; here comes Spider-Man, latest comic book hero to become a movie star.
VERNON SCOTT, United Press International
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