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Famous birthdays for Oct. 18: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Mike Ditka

Jean-Claude Van Damme attends the premiere of Keanu at the ArclLight Cinema Dome in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles on April 27, 2016. The actor turns 60 on October 18. File Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI
Jean-Claude Van Damme attends the premiere of "Keanu" at the ArclLight Cinema Dome in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles on April 27, 2016. The actor turns 60 on October 18. File Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI | License Photo

Oct. 18 (UPI) -- Those born on this day are under the sign of Libra.

They include:

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-- Pope Pius II in 1405

-- Toy company founder Frederick August Otto Schwarz in 1836

-- Novelist Fannie Hurst in 1889

-- Former Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau in 1919

-- Singer Anita O'Day in 1919

-- Greek actor Melina Mercouri in 1920

-- Rock 'n' roll legend Chuck Berry in 1926

-- Sports broadcaster Keith Jackson in 1928

-- Actor Peter Boyle in 1935

-- Actor Dawn Wells in 1938 (age 82)

-- Lee Harvey Oswald, assassin of President John F. Kennedy, in 1939

-- Football Hall of Fame member Mike Ditka in 1939 (age 81)

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-- Composer Howard Shore in 1946 (age 74)

-- Singer/songwriter Laura Nyro in 1947

-- Actor Joe Morton in 1947 (age 73)

-- Playwright Wendy Wasserstein in 1950

-- Actor Pam Dawber in 1951 (age 69)

-- Writer Terry McMillan in 1951 (age 69)

-- Tennis Hall of Fame member Martina Navratilova in 1956 (age 64)

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-- Actor Jean-Claude Van Damme in 1960 (age 60)

-- Actor Erin Moran in 1960

-- Musician Wynton Marsalis in 1961 (age 59)

-- Recording artist Ne-Yo, born Shaffer Chimere Smith, in 1979 (age 41)

-- Olympic gold medal-winning skier Lindsey Vonn in 1984 (age 36)

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-- Conservative writer and speaker Milo Yiannopoulos in 1984 (age 36)

-- Actor Freida Pinto in 1984 (age 36)

-- Actor Zac Efron in 1987 (age 33)

-- Television personality Bristol Palin in 1990 (age 30)

-- WNBA star Brittney Griner in 1990 (age 30)

-- Actor Tyler Posey in 1991 (age 29)

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