Reader Photos: Celebrity sightings
Charles A. Nardone and his wife Nelda are pictured with Luciano Pavarotti in the opera singer’s dressing room after a performance at the New York Metropolitan Opera.
Anne Carbone, of Waterford, is pictured with actor Tom Selleck in 1974. Selleck had just finished playing volleyball with Anne's son-in-law in Hawaii.
Anita Vondersaar, of Groton, is pictured with Kid Rock.
Joe Gracia is pictured with musician Gene Simmons.
Bob Patterson is pictured with Bob Hope at the entertainer’s 80th birthday party. At the time, Patterson was the chef at the Cypress Point Club in Pebble Beach.
Kathy Rinkes at Safari Sam’s in Hollywood with actor Johnny Knoxville.
Gloria Parker, left, and Rose Sanchez, right, both of Groton, with musician LL Cool J.
Jason Spangler, of Waterford, with comedian Larry the Cable Guy.
Valerie Dunn, center, whose daughter played baby Aaron on LOST, Season 4, is pictured with her daughter and actress Emilie de Ravin.
Way Hedding with hockey legend Gordie Howe after a game to benefit the Southeastern Connecticut Youth Hockey Program.
Scott McDonough with baseball player Johnny Damon.
Seth Bendfelt, of Oakdale, is pictured with actress/comedian Rosie O'Donnell in the background.
Race car driver Dale Earnhardt with Rachel Alley.
Michael Halperin, third from left, of Groton, is pictured with golf legend Arnold Palmer.
Marcy Kelly and her husband Ian Kelly are pictured with golf legend Arnold Palmer at the 2010 Arnold Palmer Invitational Pro Am in Bay Hill, Fla.
Courtney Cyr, of Groton, is pictured with rapper P. Diddy.
Geraldo Rivera with Roger Van Wey of Gales Ferry.
Dawn Oxnard, of Bristol, with actor/comedian Denis Leary at the RJ Julia Bookstore in Madison.
Allison LaChance, of Mystic, with television actor and host Mario Lopez.
Ashley Millette and Joseph Rauscher, of Norwich, with Tim McGraw.
Aero William Smith, center, is pictured with retired football star Joe Namath, right.
Patricia Lee, of New London, is pictured with Wentworth Miller of the television show Prison Break.
Race car driver Richard Petty with Rachel Alley.
Joyce Atwood, of Niantic, is pictured with television personality Rachael Ray at a book signing in New London.
Joan and Jeff Laycock of Port Charlotte, Fla. with actor/comedian Michael Richards.
Paul Michael Raimondi is pictured with Yankees relief pitcher Mariano Rivera.
Logan LaPietra, is pictured sitting on Don Zimmer's lap, with Joe Torre on the right and Joe Girardi on the left.
Nancy Sylvester, of Niantic, with musician Steven Tyler.
Stephanie Bruneau is pictured with Donald Trump Sr.
Stephanie Bruneau, center, is pictured with Donald Trump Jr.
Kevin McMahon with UConn men’s basketball coach Jim Calhoun at Mystic Aquarium.
Leroy Gardner with WNBA player Tina Charles at Wal Mart in Waterford.
Leroy Gardner with Brittney Decker, Miss Connecticut 2010, at the St. Patrick's Day Parade in Mystic in 2011.
Jeri Duefrene, of Niantic, with former San Francisco 49ers receiver Dwight Clark.
Jeri Duefrene, of Niantic, with musician Jeffrey Keith, lead singer of the band Tesla.
Actor Troy Donahue with Joyce Turgeon, center.
Anita Smiley, of Preston, is pictured with Martti Ahtisaari, Nobel Peace Prize recipient in 2008 and former president of Finland.
Mark Baine with NASCAR driver Jeff Gordon.
Jim Barnes, formerly of Sprague, with golfer David Duval at the 2011 Arnold Palmer Invitational.
Nancy Butler is pictured with Christopher Gardner, whose life story was the basis for the movie The Pursuit of Happyness.
Sophia and Maggie Fusaro, of Norwich, with actress Selena Gomez.
Nancy Butler is pictured with WFSB meteorologist Scot Haney.
Kayla Wyatt and her boyfriend Brandon in Boston last year with comedian Gabriel Iglesias.
Bob Payette is pictured with actor George Jessel while stationed in South Vietnam in 1965.
Mother and daughter Pat Rondeau and Renee Witkovic with musician Joey McIntyre of New Kids on the Block.
Kathy Civardi and race car driver Danica Patrick are pictured here.
Bill Caldrello is pictured with Paula Porizkova, former Sports Illustrated swimsuit supermodel.
Cecile Lambert, of New London, is pictured with actor Rick Schroder.
Pauline M. N. Rocha pinning actress Jane Seymour during her guest speaking appearance at the Mystic Marriot Hotel for Breast Cancer Awareness.
Walter Lincoln, second from left, is pictured with other soldiers and actor Gary Sinise, center, during a deployment to Iraq.
Sarah McKenney, of Cheshire, with musician Rob Thomas.
Jessica Cruz, of New London, is pictured with New York Giants players Terrell Thomas, left, and Justin Tuck, right.
Eunice Schaub is pictured with country music singer Dale Watson at Maxwell’s in Hoboken, N.J.
Marcus Pullan, of Gales Ferry, is pictured with Food Network host Guy Fieri.
The Day asked readers to send in photos of themselves with celebrities and the response was huge: From Pavarotti to Geraldo, Trump to Namath and Diddy to Selleck. Look for the photos in Sunday’s edition of Daybreak.