April 11: Tricia Helfer, and a shootout

April 11 — Cake and candles for a clone …

Tricia Helfer (1974) is 47, №6, and no. 1 in our hearts, all wrapped up in one geeky cybernetic package. Most famous for her role as a sexy Cylon in the reboot of “Battlestar Galactica” (2004–09), she’s more recently been on the Fox series “Lucifer” (2016–18).

— — —

Michael Stipe of R.E.M. inducted Nirvana into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame OTD in 2014. “Nirvana tapped into a voice that was yearning to be heard,” Stipe said in his induction speech.