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December 16 celebrity birthdays

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If you're celebrating a birthday today your sharing it with a couple of recording stars who have more in common with their beards than their music.

He's a singer/songwriter who penned some of the Swedish group ABBA's biggest hits including: Dancing Queen, Waterloo and Take a Chance on Me.  Benny Andersson is 69 today.

He's the guitarist for the Texas rock band ZZ Top. Rolling Stone Magazine ranks him as the 32nd greatest guitarist of all time.  Billy Gibbons is 66 today.

She's an Australian actress best know for her role in the Lord of the Rings movies. Miranda Otto is 48 today.

She's an actress who's starred in several TV series including: Veronica Mars, Gilmore Girls and Breaking Bad.
Krysten Ritter is 34 today.

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