Tue Apr 27th, 2010 at 04:36:14 PM EST
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1922 – Birth of Alistair MacLean, a Scottish novelist who wrote successful thrillers or adventure stories, the best known of which are perhaps The Guns of Navarone and Where Eagles Dare, both having been made into successful films. (d. 1987)
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