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Famous birthdays for Nov. 17: RuPaul, Lorne Michaels

RuPaul arrives for the 71st annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at the Microsoft Theater in downtown Los Angeles on September 22. The TV personality turns 60 on November 17. File Photo by Christine Chew/UPI
RuPaul arrives for the 71st annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at the Microsoft Theater in downtown Los Angeles on September 22. The TV personality turns 60 on November 17. File Photo by Christine Chew/UPI | License Photo

Nov. 17 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Scorpio.

They include:

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-- King Louis XVIII of France in 1755

-- German astronomer and mathematician August Mobius in 1790

-- Social reformer Grace Abbott in 1878

-- Actor Rock Hudson in 1925

-- Balladeer Gordon Lightfoot in 1938 (age 82)

-- Film director Martin Scorsese in 1942 (age 78)

-- Model/actor Lauren Hutton in 1943 (age 77)

-- TV producer Lorne Michaels in 1944 (age 76)

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-- Actor/director Danny DeVito in 1944 (age 76)

-- Baseball Hall of Fame member Tom Seaver in 1944

-- Basketball Hall of Fame member Jim Boeheim in 1944 (age 76)

-- Former U.S. House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, in 1949 (age 71)

-- Civil rights leader/actor Yolanda King in 1955

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-- Actor Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio in 1958 (age 62)

-- Model/actor RuPaul in 1960 (age 60)

-- Former U.S. national security adviser Susan Rice in 1964 (age 56)

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-- Actor Daisy Fuentes in 1966 (age 54)

-- Singer-songwriter Jeff Buckley in 1966

-- Singer Ronnie DeVoe in 1967 (age 53)

-- Actor David Ramsey in 1971 (age 49)

-- Actor Rachel McAdams in 1978 (age 42)

-- Actor Tom Ellis in 1978 (age 42)

-- Writer Christopher Paolini in 1983 (age 37)

-- Actor Raquel Castro in 1994 (age 26)

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