#511 – Nigel Pivaro / Phil Woolas – 11 December 1959

Nigel Pivaro

Nigel Pivaro (born 11 December 1959) is an English journalist who as an actor was best known for playing Terry Duckworth, the son of Vera and Jack Duckworth inCoronation Street.

Phil Woolas

Philip James Woolas (born 11 December 1959) was a British Labour Party politician who was the Member of Parliament (MP) for Oldham East and Saddleworth from his election in 1997 to 2010. He was the Minister of State for Borders and Immigration in the Home Office, as well as being the Minister of State for the Treasury. On 5 November 2010, he was found to have breached the Representation of the People Act 1983 in the course of the 2010 general election. As a result his victory at the 2010 general election campaign was declared void, he lost his seat in the House of Commons, and was barred from standing again for 3 years.


Also born on this day :
Dana Brown is an American surfer and filmmaker
Dirk Elbers is a German politician
Marty Heaton is an American football coach.
Raymond Robertson is a Scottish politician.
Mikael Brandén is a former Swedish backstroke swimmer.
Kazuhiro Takami is a Japanese professional golfer.
Leslie Esdaile Banks was an American writer.
Steve Richmond is a retired professional ice hockey player.
T. M. Anbarasan was elected to the Tamil Nadu assembly three times.
Marisa Canales is a Mexican flute player.

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