Celebrity birthdays on Oct 17

 
 
Ziggy Marley
Ziggy Marley
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Singer Jim Seals of Seals and Crofts is 71. Actor Michael McKean is 66. Actress Margot Kidder is 65. Actor George Wendt is 65. Country singer Alan Jackson is 55. Actor Grant Shaud (“Murphy Brown”) is 53. Animator Mike Judge (“Beavis and Butthead”) is 51. Comedian Norm Macdonald is 50. Singer Ziggy Marley is 45. Singer Chris Kirkpatrick of `N Sync is 42. Rapper Eminem is 41. Singer Wyclef Jean of The Fugees is 41. Actress Sharon Leal (“Boston Public”) is 41.

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