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Famous birthdays for July 29: Wil Wheaton, Dak Prescott

Hair stylist Anne Wheaton and actor Wil Wheaton attend the premiere of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' at the Pantages Theatre in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles on December 10, 2016. The actor turns 48 on July 29. File Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI
Hair stylist Anne Wheaton and actor Wil Wheaton attend the premiere of "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story'" at the Pantages Theatre in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles on December 10, 2016. The actor turns 48 on July 29. File Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI | License Photo

July 29 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Leo.

They include:

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-- French historian Alexis de Tocqueville in 1805

-- Novelist Booth Tarkington in 1869

-- Italian dictator Benito Mussolini in 1883

-- Dag Hammarskjold, second U.N. secretary-general/Nobel Peace Prize laureate, in 1905

-- Actor Clara Bow in 1905

-- Author Chester Himes in 1909

-- Elizabeth Dole, former U.S. labor secretary/U.S. senator in 1936 (age 84)

File Photo by Roger L. Wollenberg

-- TV anchorman Peter Jennings in 1938

-- Artist Jenny Holzer in 1950 (age 70)

-- Documentary filmmaker Ken Burns in 1953 (age 67)

-- Musician Geddy Lee in 1953 (age 67)

-- Musician Patti Scialfa in 1953 (age 67)

-- TV host Tim Gunn in 1953 (age 67)

File Photo by Gregg DeGuire/UPI

-- Country singer Martina McBride in 1966 (age 54)

-- Actor Timothy Omundson in 1969 (age 51)

-- Actor Wil Wheaton in 1972 (age 48)

-- Actor Josh Radnor in 1974 (age 46)

-- Formula 1 champion driver Fernando Alonso in 1981 (age 39)

-- NFL quarterback Dak Prescott in 1993 (age 27)

File Photo by Ian Halperin/UPI

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