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By On This Day in NYC's History




ADRIEN BRODY

On April 14, 1973:  Actor Adrien Brody was born in the Queens neighborhood of Woodhaven. Brody garnered great recognition for his Academy Award-winning performance in The Pianist.




BIRTHDAY BUFFY

On April 14, 1977: Actress Sarah Michelle Gellar of Buffy the Vampire Slayer fame was born in New York City. She is also well known for her portrayal of dangerous and deceptive Kathryn in the cult classic, Cruel Intentions.




LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE

On April 14, 1996: Actress Abigail Breslin, one of the youngest actresses ever to receive an Academy Award nomination, was born in New York.  She was nominated for her breakout role in Little Miss Sunshine as the quirky and lovable Olive.