October 24 Birthdays

Roman Abramovich
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Author Profession: Russian Businessman
Born: 1966-10-24

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In my personal opinion, Russia is no less democratic than it used to be. It is a democratic country. It is democratic enough.
Daniel Swarovski

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Author Profession: Austrian glass cutter and jeweller born in Bohemia.
Born: 1862-10-24
Died: 1956-01-23

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Daniel Swarovski

Create a diamond for everyone.
Mallika Sherawat
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Author Profession: India actress
Born: 1976-10-24

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Mallika Sherawat

I've slogged like crazy to get where I am. And those who think it's just my body that got me where I am, they should take a look at the others who have rushed in after me. They haven't gone beyond their first feverish film.
Wayne Rooney

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Author Profession: English professional footballer who plays for and captains both Manchester United and the England national team.
Born: 1985-10-24
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Perfect partners don't exist. Perfect conditions exist for a limited time in which partnerships express themselves best.
F. Murray Abraham
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Author Profession: US Actor
Born: 1939-10-24

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F. Murray Abraham

I just throw it out and see what happens. If it sounds and feels right, then I continue.
Bob Kane
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Author Profession: US Artist
Born: 1916-10-24
Died: 1998-11-03

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I intend to explode the myths about myself and get down to the real truth about the legend that is Batman.
Antonie van Leeuwenhoek
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Author Profession: Dutch biologist
Known as "the Father of Microbiology", and considered to be the first microbiologist.
Born: 1632-10-24
Died: 1723-08-30

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Antonie van Leeuwenhoek

A man has always to be busy with his thoughts if anything is to be accomplished.
Kevin Kline
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Author Profession: US actor
Born: 1947-10-24

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Kevin Kline

It was all completely incomprehensible to me. I was fearful of the language. You had to look up every third word.
Al Feldstein
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Author Profession: US Writer
Born: 1925-10-24
Died: 2014-04-29

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Al Feldstein

When I was a kid, I used to sneak down the stairs when my folks were listening to The Witchs Tale and Inner Sanctum on the radio. I went to see Frankenstein in the movie theater and got the pants scared off of me.
David Sainsbury, Baron Sainsbury of Turville
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Author Profession: British Politician
Born: 1940-10-24

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David Sainsbury, Baron Sainsbury of Turville

Scientists should not do animal testing if there is any alternative, but subject to that, I would support it on grounds of the medical benefits.
Eliza Taylor
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Author Profession: Australian Actress
Born: 1989-10-24

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Eliza Taylor

Being on Twitter and social media, you obviously get to see a lot more of what people are thinking of you and of your show.
James Mackintosh
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Author Profession: Scottish Judge
Born: 1765-10-24
Died: 1832-05-30

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James Mackintosh

It is right to be contented with what we have, never with what we are.
Norman Rush
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Author Profession: Literature & Fiction
Born: 1933-10-24

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Literature is humanity talking to itself. Norman Rush
Stephen R. Covey
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Author Profession: Business & Investing, Nonfiction edit data
Born: 1932-10-24
Died: 2012-07-16

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Stephen R. Covey

But until a person can say deeply and honestly, 'I am what I am today because of the choices I made yesterday,' that person cannot say, 'I choose otherwise. Stephen R. Covey, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change
Sarah Josepha Hale
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Author Profession: US writer
Born: 1788-10-24
Died: 1879-04-30

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Sarah Josepha Hale

In this age of innovation perhaps no experiment will have an influence more important on the character and happiness of our society than the granting to females the advantages of a systematic and thorough education.
Belva Lockwood
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Author Profession: US attorney
Born: 1830-10-24
Died: 1917-05-19

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Belva Lockwood

No one can claim to be called Christian who gives money for the building of warships and arsenals.
Sybil Thorndike
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Author Profession: English actor
Born: 1882-10-24
Died: 1976-06-09

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Sybil Thorndike

It's only people who are hysterical who can play hysterical parts.
Brenda Ueland
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Author Profession: US writer
Born: 1891-10-24
Died: 1985-03-05

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Brenda Ueland

These people who are always briskly doing something and as busy as waltzing mice, they have little, sharp, staccato ideas, such as: 'I see where I can make an annual cut of $3.47 in my meat budget.' But they have no slow, big ideas.
Moss Hart
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Author Profession: US writer
Born: 1904-10-24
Died: 1961-12-20

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Moss Hart

So far as I know, anything worth hearing is not usually uttered at seven o'clock in the morning, and if it is, it will generally be repeated at a more reasonable hour for a larger and more wakeful audience.
Sonny Terry
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Author Profession: US harmonica player
Born: 1904-10-24
Died: 1986-03-12

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Sonny Terry

In them days I just as soon died, except for my harmonica. It was like a friend who didn't give a damn if I could see or not.
Denise Levertov
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Author Profession: US writer
Born: 1923-10-24
Died: 1997-12-20

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Denise Levertov

Images split the truth in fractions
Adrian Mitchell
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Author Profession: English writer
Born: 1932-10-24

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Adrian Mitchell

Most people ignore most poetry because most poetry ignores most people.
Paula Gunn Allen
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Author Profession: US native writer
Born: 1939-10-24
Died: 2008-05-29

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Paula Gunn Allen

An odd thing occurs in the minds of Americans when Indian civilization is mentioned: little or nothing.
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