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January 2
On This Day: January 2

Taye Diggs

Born: January 2, 1971
Age: 42 years old
Birthplace: Newark, NJ, United States
Occupation: Actor

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Born On This Day
Taye Diggs
Born: January 2, 1971
Age: 42 years old
Birthplace: Newark, NJ, United States
Occupation: Actor
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Isaac Asimov
Born: January 2, 1920
Died: April 06, 1992
Age: 72 years old
Birthplace: Petrovichi, Russia
Occupation: Writer
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Christy Turlington
Born: January 2, 1969
Age: 44 years old
Birthplace: Walnut Creek, CA, United States
Occupation: Model
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Died On This Day
Errol Garner
Died: January 2, 1977
Age: 55 years old
Place: Los Angeles, CA, United States
Occupation: Songwriter, Pianist
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Emil Jannings
Died: January 2, 1950
Age: 65 years old
Place: Rorschach, Switzerland
Occupation: Film Actor
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James Longstreet
Died: January 2, 1904
Age: 82 years old
Place: Gainesville, GA, United States
Occupation: General, Political Leader
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