Artist Vincent Van Gogh was born in Groot-Zundert, Netherlands on this date in 1853.
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Here are a handful or so of Van Gogh's works:
Seascape at Saintes-Maries de-la-mer
Roulin the Postman
Road with Cypress and Star
The Starry Night
Actor and game show host Peter Marshall is 86 today.
Peter Marshall is a stage name. His real name is Ralph Pierre LaCock. In case there's anyone out there that doesn't know it, he is the father of former Cubs and Royals ballplayer, Pete LaCock:
Musician Eric Clapton is celebrating his 67th birthday today.