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Celeb birthdays for Jan. 29, 2012

Actor-singer Noel Harrison is 78. Actress Katharine Ross is 72. Actor Tom Selleck is 67. Singer Bettye LaVette is 66. Actor Marc Singer is 64. Actress Ann Jillian is 62. Drummer Tommy Ramone of The Ramones is 60. Drummer Louie Perez of Los Lobos is 59. Singer Charlie Wilson of …

Celeb birthdays for Nov. 29, 2011

 Blues musician John Mayall is 78. Actress Diane Ladd is 76. Musician Chuck Mangione is 71. Country singer Jody Miller is 70. Singer-keyboardist Felix Cavaliere of The Rascals is 69. Comedian Garry Shandling is 62. Director Joel Coen is 57. Actor-comedian Howie Mandel is 56. Actress Cathy Moriarty is 51. …

Israeli museum not so tolerant, group of archaeologists say – latimes.com

REPORTING FROM JERUSALEM — A group of prominent international archaeologists are among the latest people to publicly denounce plans to build a museum on the site of a centuries-old Muslim cemetery not far from Jerusalem’s historic Old City. In a letter addressed to the board of the Los Angeles-based Simon Wiesenthal Center, the mayor of Jerusalem …

Celeb birthdays for Oct. 6, 2011

Actress Britt Ekland is 69. Singer Millie Small is 65. Singer-guitarist Thomas McClary (The Commodores) is 62. Singer Kevin Cronin of REO Speedwagon is 60. Guitarist David Hidalgo of Los Lobos is 57. Actress Elisabeth Shue is 48. Singer-songwriter Matthew Sweet is 47. Actress Jacqueline Obradors (“NYPD Blue”) is 45. …

Celeb birthdays for Sept. 26, 2011

 Actor Philip Bosco is 81. Actress Donna Douglas (“The Beverly Hillbillies”) is 79. Country singer David Frizzell is 70. Actor Kent McCord (“Adam 12”) is 69. Singer Bryan Ferry is 66. Actress Mary Beth Hurt is 65. Country singer Lynn Anderson is 64. Singer Olivia Newton-John is 63. Singer-guitarist Cesar …

Celeb birthdays for Sept. 14, 2011

 Actor Walter Koenig is 75. Singer-actress Joey Heatherton is 67. Actor Sam Neill is 64. Singer John “Bowzer” Baumann of Sha Na Na is 64. Guitarist Ed King (Strawberry Alarm Clock, Lynyrd Skynyrd) is 62. Saxophonist Steve Berlin of Los Lobos is 56. Country singer-songwriter Beth Nielsen Chapman is 55. …

Celeb birthdays for June 4, 2011

Actor Bruce Dern is 75. Musician Roger Ball is 67. Actress-singer Michelle Phillips is 67. Jazz musician Anthony Braxton is 66. Rock musician Danny Brown (The Fixx) is 60. Actor Parker Stevenson is 59. Actor Keith David is 55. Actress Julie Gholson is 53. Actor Eddie Velez is 53. Singer-musician …

‘Chasing Aphrodite’ And Other Dirty Art World Deals : NPR

On Tuesday, the archaeological museum in Aidone, Sicily, will inaugurate the exhibit of a long-lost but now hard-won antiquity — a stone Aphrodite that was illegally excavated from the region 30 years ago. The ancient statue is one of 40 illicitly acquired objects that have finally been repatriated to Italy …