Actor Bob McGrath is 80. Artist Christo is 77. Magician Siegfried (Siegfried & Roy) is 73. Singer Bobby Freeman is 72. Actor Malcolm McDowell is 69. U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is 68. Singer Dennis Locorriere is 63. Actor Richard Thomas is 61. Actor Jonathan Hogan is 61. Actor Stellan Skarsgard is 61. Comedian Tim Allen is 59. Actress Ally Sheedy is 50. TV anchor Hannah Storm is 50. Rock musician Paul deLisle (Smash Mouth) is 49. Actress Lisa Vidal is 47. Singer David Gray is 44. Rhythm-and-blues singer Deniece Pearson (Five Star) is 44. Rock musician Soren Rasted (Aqua) is 43. Actor Jamie Walters is 43. Singer-musician Rivers Cuomo (Weezer) is 42. Country singer Susan Haynes is 40. Actor Steve-O is 38. Country singer Jason Michael Carroll is 34. Actor Ethan Embry is 34. Actor Chris Evans is 31. Actress Sarah Schaub is 29. Singer Raz B is 27. Actress Kat Dennings is 26. Actress Ashley Olsen is 26. Actress Mary-Kate Olsen is 26.
Today is Saturday, May 25, the 145th day of 2013. There are 220 days left in the year. 1863 -- 150 years ago: The annual review of the fire department of this city took placeyesterday and made a fine showing with machines and hose carts in tip-top order. 1888 -- 125 years ago: Last night's prayer meeting at Central Presbyterian Church wascalled off due to water in the basement, residue of last week's flood. 1913 -- 100 years ago: The junior class of Rock Island High School will hold a riverexcursion on the steamer St. Paul next Tuesday. 1938 -- 75 years ago: The 75th Anniversary of the Rock Island Arsenal today finds thenation's largest ordinance manufacturing plant filling many important orders for the army. 1963 -- 50 years ago: Miss Patrice Daly, Rock Island, a senior at Rock Island HighSchool, won second place in the recent state public speaking contest held in Peoria underthe auspices of the Knights of Pythias. 1988 -- 25 years ago: Hampton's sesquicentennial committee and the Hampton HistoricalSociety have scheduled a full slate of activities, which will be held throughout the year, to celebrate the village's 150th birthday. The first celebration will be the Memorial Dayprogram at 10 a.m. May 30, at the Brettun and Black Store Museum on River Road. Therewill be a sesquicentennial display.