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UPI Almanac for Saturday, July 6, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Friday, July 6, 2012.
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'Law and Order' set to start Season 19

'Law and Order' set to start Season 19

NEW YORK, Oct. 28 (UPI) -- Ned Beatty, Sherry Stringfield, Jena Malone, Katee Sackhoff, Tom Everett Scott and Vivica A. Fox have signed up for guest spots on "Law and Order" this season.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Sunday, July 6, 2008.
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UPI almanac for Friday, July 6, 2007.

'Deliverance' bit player gets Bush pardon

WASHINGTON, Aug. 19 (UPI) -- U.S. President George Bush has pardoned a convicted moonshiner who was a bit-part actor in the 1972 movie classic, "Deliverance."

The Almanac

Today is Thursday, July 6, the 187th day of 2006 with 178 to follow.
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The Almanac

The weekly UPI Almanac package for July 3-9, 2006.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, July 6, the 187th day of 2005 with 178 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, July 6, the 188th day of 2004 with 178 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Sunday, July 6, the 187th day of 2003 with 178 to follow.
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What's happening in the world of home video...
JACK E. WILKINSON, United Press International

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

Today's birthdays include Colin Cooper of the Climax Blues Band, who was born in 1936 (age 66); Main Ingredient's Tony Silvester in 1941 (age 61); Dino Valenti of Quicksilver Messenger Service in 1943 (age 59); 10cc's Kevin Godley and Sugarloaf's Robert W
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Today in Music: a look back at pop music

Today's birthdays include country's Johnny Duncan and the Belmonts' Carlo Mastrangelo, who were both born in 1938 (age 64); Richard Street of the Temptations in 1942 (age 60); Steve Miller in 1943 (age 59); Brian Johnson, who replaced Bon Scott in the AC/
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Ned Beatty
VAP96020801-08FEB96-VANCOUVER, B.C., CANADA: Ned Beatty speaks at the phone while at Vancouver's Ford Center for the Performing Arts. before going to make-up and rehearsal the day before his debut as Cap'n Andy in the stage production "Show Boat," Feb. 08. Beatty had recently left the television series Homicide. UPI hr/H. Ruckemann
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Ned Thomas Beatty (born July 6, 1937) is an American actor who has appeared in more than 100 films and has been nominated for an Academy Award, two Emmy Awards, an MTV Movie Award for Best Villain and a Golden Globe Award; won a Drama Desk Award.

These nominations stemmed from his performances in films and television series like Network (1976), Friendly Fire (1979), Last Train Home (1990), Hear My Song (1991), the adaptation film "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" (2004) and Toy Story 3 (2010).

He has had great commercial success in memorable roles such as the executive Bobby Trippe in Deliverance (1972), Tennessee lawyer Delbert Reese in Nashville (1975), general attorney Dardis in All the President's Men (1976), the priest Edwards in Exorcist II: The Heretic (1977), Lex Luthor's henchman Otis in Superman (1978) and Superman II (1980), Bates' right hand man Sydney Morehouse in The Toy (1982), twice characters Borisov and Pavel Petrovic in The Fourth Protocol (1987), TV presenter Ernest Weller in Repossessed (1990), Rudy Ruettiger's father in Rudy (1993), detective McNair in Just Cause (1995), Ray and Claude's warden/employer Dexter Wilkins in Life (1999), the simple sheriff in Where the Red Fern Grows (2003), the corrupt Senator Charles F. Meachum in Shooter (2007), United States Congressman Doc Long in Charlie Wilson's War (2007) and the voice of antagonist Lots-O'-Huggin' Bear in Toy Story 3 (2010).

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