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Famous birthdays for Aug. 28: Jennifer Coolidge, Sheryl Sandberg

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Jennifer Coolidge arrives on the red carpet at the premiere of Like A Boss at SVA Theater on January 7, 2020, in New York City. The actor turns 60 on August 28. File Photo by John Angelillo/UPI
Jennifer Coolidge arrives on the red carpet at the premiere of "Like A Boss" at SVA Theater on January 7, 2020, in New York City. The actor turns 60 on August 28. File Photo by John Angelillo/UPI | License Photo

Aug. 28 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Virgo.

They include:

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-- German poet/novelist/dramatist Johann von Goethe in 1749

-- Elizabeth Ann Seton, first U.S.-born saint of the Roman Catholic Church, in 1774

-- Comic book artist Jack Kirby in 1917

-- New Zealand novelist Janet Frame in 1924

-- Former baseball Manager Lou Piniella in 1943 (age 78)

-- Singer/actor David Soul in 1943 (age 78)

-- Actor Luis Guzman in 1956 (age 65)

-- Actor Daniel Stern in 1957 (age 64)

-- Olympic gold medal figure skater Scott Hamilton in 1958 (age 63)

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-- Actor Emma Samms in 1960 (age 61)

-- Actor Jennifer Coolidge in 1961 (age 60)

-- Director David Fincher in 1962 (age 59)

-- Singer Shania Twain in 1965 (age 56)

-- Actor Billy Boyd in 1968 (age 53)

-- Actor Jack Black in 1969 (age 52)

-- Actor Jason Priestley in 1969 (age 52)

-- Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg in 1969 (age 52)

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-- Figure skater Todd Eldredge in 1971 (age 50)

-- Olympic gold medal swimmer Janet Evans in 1971 (age 50)

-- Singer LeAnn Rimes in 1982 (age 38)

-- Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit, captured in 2006 and held captive by Palestinian militants for more than five years, in 1986 (age 35)

-- Singer Florence Welch in 1986 (age 35)

-- Actor Armie Hammer in 1986 (age 35)

-- Actor Quvenzhane Wallis in 2003 (age 18)

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