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Today in entertainment history: March 18

Today in entertainment history: March 18

HAPPY BIRTHDAY: TV personality Mike Rowe ("Dirty Jobs") is 54 Photo: Associated Press

1965: Mick Jagger, Keith Richards and Bill Wyman of the Rolling Stones were arrested for urinating on the wall of a gas station. The owner wouldn’t let them use the restroom.

1982: Singer Teddy Pendergrass was paralyzed from the waist down in a car crash in Philadelphia.

1993: A report by a team of child abuse experts in Connecticut cleared Woody Allen of charges he molested his 7-year-old adopted daughter. Allen’s former girlfriend, Mia Farrow, had accused him of molesting the child.

1994: Police confiscated ammunition and four guns from singer Kurt Cobain of Nirvana. His wife, Courtney Love, had called authorities because she was afraid Cobain was contemplating suicide.

1997: Taylor Hawkins replaced William Goldsmith as drummer for the Foo Fighters. Goldsmith left over creative differences.

Today’s Birthdays: Composer John Kander (“Chicago”) is 89. Country singer Charley Pride is 82. Actor Kevin Dobson (“Knots Landing”) is 73. Actor Brad Dourif (“Lord of the Rings,” “Chucky” movies) is 66. Singer Irene Cara is 57. TV personality Mike Rowe (“Dirty Jobs”) is 54. Singer-actress Vanessa Williams (“Desperate Housewives,” ”Ugly Betty”) is 53. Keyboardist Scott Saunders of Sons of the Desert is 52. Guitarist Jerry Cantrell of Alice in Chains is 50. Singer Miki Berenyi of Lush is 49. Rapper-actress Queen Latifah is 46. Comedian Dane Cook is 44. Singer Philip Sweet of Little Big Town is 42. Singers Evan and Jaron Lowenstein of Evan and Jaron are 42. Actress Sutton Foster (“Bunheads”) is 41. Singer Devin Lima (LFO) is 39. Singer Adam Levine of Maroon 5 is 37. Drummer Daren Taylor of Airborne Toxic Event is 36. Actor Adam Pally (“The Mindy Project”) is 34. Actor Cornelius Smith Junior (“Scandal”) is 34. Actress Julia Goldani Telles (“Bunheads”) is 21. Actor Blake Garrett Rosenthal (“Mom,” “Bridesmaids”) is 12.

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