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January 26 celebrity birthdays

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Let's check the January 26 birthday list.

He's known as The Great One.  This four time Stanley Cup champion is widely considered the greatest hockey player of all time.  During his 20 year career he played for the Oilers, Kings, Rangers and of course a brief time with The Blues.  Wayne Gretzky is 55 today.

He's the actor who's long career includes roles in Urban Cowboy, The Right Stuff, Silverado and Silence of the Lambs. Currently he stars as "Stick" in the Netflix series Daredevil. Scott Glenn is 75 today.

She's an actress and talk show host who had her own sitcom in the 1990's.  Ellen DeGeneres is 58 today.

He's a guitarist and songwriter who co-founded one of the most successful rock bands in history. The readers of Guitar World magazine have voted him the greatest guitarist of all time.  You can hear him play on hits like Dance the Night Away, Panama and Why Can't This be Love.  Eddie Van Halen is 61 today.

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