Choosing the name Benedict XVI, Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger is elected pope on April 19, 2005.
On the first conclave of the new millennium, white smoke billows from the chimney on the roof of the Sistine Chapel.
The following five celebrity urban legends will likely live on long into the future, despite the fact that none of them is remotely true.
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Let's take a look at some celebrities over the age of 65 for whom retirement is a dirty word, including acting legend Al Pacino, who celebrates his 75th birthday on Saturday.