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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013.
By United Press International

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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012.
By United Press International

Two British tourists killed in Alps

GRENOBLE, France, Feb. 28 (UPI) -- Authorities say two British men died after leaving a bar on foot and falling over a cliff at a French ski resort in the Alps.

Brit coed sent 'lost' message, then fell

VAL D'ISERE, France, Jan. 14 (UPI) -- British college student Rachel Ward sent a text message that she was lost just moments before falling to her death in a French mountain river, authorities say.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Frriday, Sept. 12, 2008.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2007.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, Sept. 12, the 255th day of 2006 with 110 to follow.
By United Press International

Actors making 'Journey to Paradise'

LOS ANGELES, July 14 (UPI) -- Shirley Jones and Rachel Ward have joined the cast of "Bianca: Journey to Paradise," the prime time soap set to start filming in Australia next month.

The Almanac

Today is Monday, Sept. 12, the 255h day of 2005 with 110 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Sunday, Sept. 12, the 256th day of 2004 with 110 to follow.
By United Press International

Analysis: 'The Thorn Birds' fly again

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 9 (UPI) -- The new DVD release of the landmark TV series "The Thorn Birds" serves as a reminder of how far TV has come -- or how far it is fallen, depending on your point
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

The Almanac

Today is Friday, Sept. 12, the 255th day of 2003 with 110 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Thursday, Sept. 12, the 255th day of 2001 with 110 to follow.
By United Press International

Entertainment Today: Showbiz news

ROBERT BLAKE Robert Blake was denied bail Wednesday. A Los Angeles judge told the actor he was "not opposed" to bail, but he couldn't decide the issue until he has heard evidence in the case.
By United Press International
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Rachel Claire Ward, AM (born 12 September 1957) is an English actress (and more recently, a director) who has primarily pursued her career in Australia.

Ward was born at Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, the daughter of Claire Leonora (née Baring) and the Hon. Peter Alistair Ward. Her grandfathers were William Ward, 3rd Earl of Dudley and the cricketer Giles Baring; Ward is also the great-granddaughter of William Ward, 2nd Earl of Dudley, Governor-General of Australia 1908–11, and sister of environmental campaigner and former actress Tracy Louise Ward. She attended the Byam Shaw School of Art in London before leaving at 16 to become a top fashion model. She briefly dated David Kennedy, son of Robert F Kennedy. In 1983 she was voted one of the 10 most beautiful women in the United States.

She became well known when she starred opposite Richard Chamberlain as the lead role portraying Meggie Cleary in the television mini-series The Thorn Birds. She also starred in the films Sharky's Machine with Burt Reynolds, Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid with Steve Martin and Against All Odds with Jeff Bridges.

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