Today George R.R. Martin is 70, Van Jones and Chad Stahelski are 50, and Charlie Weber is 40. Today is also the birthday of Sophia Loren, Jon Bernthal, Maggie Cheung, Asia Argento, Gary Cole, David Haig, Kristen Johnston, Aldis Hodge, Robert LaSardo, Sabine Azéma, Ryan Fleck, and the late Anne Meara, Kenneth More, Fernando Rey, Victor Sjöström, Jay Ward, Upton Sinclair, William Finley, Slappy White, Vittorio Taviani, and Norman Z. McLeod. Glenn Strange died 45 years ago in 1973 at age 74. Roy Kinnear died thirty years ago in 1988 at age 54. Polly Bergen and Eric Lynch aka Eric the Actor aka Eric the Midget died four years ago in 2014. Bergan was 84. Lynch was 39. Curtis Hanson died two years ago in 2016 at age 71.