Talk show host Leeza Gibbons was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. "I'm just so incredibly grateful," Gibbons said before Thursday's dedication ceremony that attracted more than 300 people, including Dick Clark and Gibbons' former "Entertainment Tonight" sidekick, John Tesh. It was the 2,107th star on the Walk of Fame.

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Birthdays: For Friday, May 8

Comedian Don Rickles 72

Author Peter Benchley 58

Singer Toni Tennille 55

Rocker Alex Van Halen 43

Actress Melissa Gilbert 34