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October 29 celebrity birthdays

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If you're celebrating a birthday today you're sharing the October 28th date with a couple of country music superstars.

This  singer and fiddler's biggest commercial hit was  "The Devil Went Down to Georgia." Charlie Daniels is 79 today, and still going strong.

He's  sold over 12 million albums and has had 19 songs top the country charts including: I'm Gonna Miss Her--The Fishing Song, Mud on the Tires, Ticks and Online. Brad Paisley is 43 today.

He's the Co-founder of Microsoft, which he grew to become one of the most successful companies in history. Bill Gates is 60 today.

He was the evil emperor Commodus in Gladiator and he starred as Johnny Cash in Walk the Line. Joaquin Phoenix is 41 today.

She's starred in Pretty Woman, Erin Brockovich,  Mirror Mirror and many many other movies. Julia Roberts is 48 today.

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