#448 Carol Vorderman / Glenn McQueen – 24 December 1960

Carol Vorderman

Carol Jean Vorderman MBE (born 24 December 1960) is a British media personality, best known for co-hosting the popular game show Countdown for 26 years from 1982 to 2008. She also had a long stint presenting on CITV’s facts and science show How 2 from 1990-1996. Carol Vorderman is the bestselling author of a series of Detox, Maths and Sudoku titles.

Glenn McQueen

Glenn John McQueen (December 24, 1960 — October 29, 2002) was a Canadian supervisor of digital animation and supervising character animator at Pixar and PDI. He supervised the animation on several blockbuster animated films including Monsters, Inc. and Toy Story 2. He was a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in Hollywood. His former colleagues also paid tribute to him making his name the main character in the film Cars (“Lightning McQueen”).

Links:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carol_Vorderman
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glenn_McQueen

Also born on this day :
Don Gillen is a Canadian former professional ice hockey right winger.
Eva Tamargo is an Cuban-American actress.
Paul Farren was a tackle in the NFL for the Cleveland Browns.
John Costello is a former relief pitcher in Major League Baseball.
Fei Xiang (born Kris Phillips ) is a Chinese-American pop icon.
Marat Gelman is an owner and director of Guelman’s Contemporary Art Gallery.
Wahid Labidi of Tunisia is the current Vice-Chairman of the World Scout Committee.
Stan Edmonds has been a motion picture Makeup Artist for over 30 years.

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