Mel Brooks Turns 86! Read His Bio

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June 28
On This Day: June 28

Mel Brooks

Born: June 28, 1926

Age: 86 years old
Birthplace: Brooklyn, NY, United States
Occupation: Director, Producer, Actor, Screenwriter

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Events
1838
174 years ago
Queen Victoria is crowned in Westminster Abbey. She will go on to become the longest-reigning female monarch in British history.
http://www.biography.com/people/queen-victoria-9518355 >>

1928
84 years ago
Jazz trumpeter and singer Louis Armstrong records "West End Blues," which would propel him to international fame.
http://www.biography.com/people/louis-armstrong-9188912 >>

1934
78 years ago
President Franklin D. Roosevelt signs into law the National Housing Act, which leads to the creation of the Federal Housing Administration.
http://www.biography.com/people/franklin-d-roosevelt-9463381 >>

1970
42 years ago
Muhammad Ali goes before the Supreme Court to offer his explanation for refusing to serve in the army during the Vietnam War.
http://www.biography.com/people/muhammad-ali-9181165 >>

Born On This Day
Mel Brooks
Born: June 28, 1926

Age: 86 years old
Birthplace: Brooklyn, NY, United States
Occupation: Director, Producer, Actor, Screenwriter
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Pearl S. Buck
Born: June 28, 1892
Died: March 6, 1973
Age: 80 years old
Birthplace: Hillsboro, WV, United States
Occupation: Civil Rights Activist
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John Elway
Born: June 28, 1960
Age: 52 years old
Birthplace: Port Angeles, WA, United States
Occupation: Football Player, Entrepreneur
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Died On This Day
Rod Serling
Died: June 28, 1975
Age: 50 years old
Place: Rochester, NY, United States
Occupation: Anti-War Activist
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Billy Mays
Died: June 28, 2009
Age: 50 years old
Place: Tampa Bay, FL, United States
Occupation: Television Personality
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Robert C. Byrd
Died: June 28, 2010
Age: 92 years old
Place: Falls Church, VA, United States
Occupation: U.S. Representative
Best Known For >>

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