Celebrity birthdays for Oct. 19, 2019

Actor Tony Lo Bianco (“The French Connection”) is 83. Artist Peter Max is 82. Actor Michael Gambon (“Harry Potter” films) is 79. Actor John Lithgow is 74. Singer Jeannie C. Riley is 74. Singer Patrick Simmons of The Doobie Brothers is 71. Actress Annie Golden (“Orange is the New Black”) …

Why do so many Australians speak Arabic? – Daily chart

A country’s third-most-spoken language can be surprising MAPS OF LANGUAGES are often deceptively simple: language X is spoken here, language Y there. But people have a habit of moving around, and brightly coloured maps are not good at showing complicated mixtures of languages. So NeoMam Studios, a British design firm, …