Famous birthdays for Oct. 10: Bradley Whitford, Brett Favre

Oct. 10 (UPI) — Those born on this date are under the sign of Libra.

They include:

— English chemist/physicist Henry Cavendish, discoverer of hydrogen, in 1731

— Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi in 1813

— Sculptor Alberto Giacometti in 1901

— Jazz musician Thelonious Monk in 1917

— Filmmaker Ed Wood in 1924

— Actor Peter Coyote in 1941 (age 78)

— Singer John Prine in 1946 (age 73)

— Entertainer Ben Vereen in 1946 (age 73)

— Actor Jessica Harper in 1949 (age 70)

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— Writer Nora Roberts in 1950

— Rocker David Lee Roth in 1954 (age 65)

— Country singer Tanya Tucker in 1958 (age 61)

— Actor Bradley Whitford in 1959 (age 60)

— Slain journalist Daniel Pearl in 1963

— Actor Bai Ling in 1966 (age 53)

— Actor Wendi McLendon-Covey in 1969 (age 50)

— Football star Brett Favre in 1969 (age 50)

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— Actor Mario Lopez in 1973 (age 46)

— Race car driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. in 1974 (age 45)

— Actor Andrea Navedo in 1977 (age 42)

— Singer Mya Harrison in 1979 (age 40)

— Actor Dan Stevens in 1982 (age 37)

— Actor Maggie Elizabeth Jones in 2003 (age 16)

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