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Happy Birthday, John Glenn

John Glenn, a living legend, celebrates his 90th birthday today. In case you actually do not know who John Glenn is (please feel really ashamed): He is the first American to orbit the earth and also, and far more impressively, the oldest man ever to go into space. In 1998, …

Happy Birthday, Leonard Nimoy

March 1931 seems to have been a good month for living legends… After William Shatner, it is now Leonard Nimoy who is 80 years old. 80 years, still a young age for a Vulcan, I presume. Fascinating… So today, we raise our glasses to the actor who embodied one, if …

Happy Birthday, William Shatner

William Shatner, a living legend, has graced this planet with his presence for 80 years now. Happy birthday! Of course, he is best remembered in his epic role as Captain James T. Kirk: Apart from his long and very successful career as an actor, William Shatner is also an author, …