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On This Day

01 October 2018

Births


1958

Martin Cooper

Age 60
Martin Cooper is a painter and a musician. He is the secondary keyboardist and occasional saxophonist for the band Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark, whom he first joined in 1980.
1962

Paul Walsh

Age 56
Paul Anthony Walsh is a former England international footballer who now works as a television pundit.

Walsh played 113 times for Portsmouth scoring 26 goals between 1992 – 1996
1981

Roxane Mesquida

Age 37
Roxane Mesquida is a French-American actress and model based in Los Angeles. Mesquida grew up in Le Pradet, a little town located in southern France. Her mother, writer Françoise Mesquida, is French/Spanish and her father is Italian/American, but Mesquida never got to know him. Mesquida is fluent in English and French, and she also speaks Spanish, Italian and German.
1989

Brie Larson

Age 29
Brianne Sidonie Desaulniers, known professionally as Brie Larson, is an American actress, filmmaker, and musician. She is the recipient of such accolades as an Academy Award, a British Academy Film Award, and a Golden Globe Award.

Deaths


2013

Tom Clancy

(Born: 12 Apr 1947)

Died Aged 66
Thomas Leo Clancy Jr. was an American novelist best known for his technically detailed espionage and military-science storylines set during and after the Cold War. Seventeen of his novels were bestsellers, and more than 100 million copies of his books are in print. His name was also used on movie scripts written by ghostwriters, nonfiction books on military subjects, and video games. He was a part-owner of the Baltimore Orioles and vice-chairman of their community activities and public affairs committees.


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