Today Katherine Heigl is 40. Today is also the birthday Billy Connolly, Stephen Merchant, Shirley Henderson, Colin Hanks, Garret Dillahunt, Thierry Lhermitte, Danielle Nicolet, Sarah Hyland, Stanley Livingston, Conleth Hill, Dwight Schultz, Ulrich Seidl, Emir Kusturica, and the late William F. Buckley, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Howard Duff, Cathleen Nesbitt, Frances Hodgson Burnett, Forrest J. Ackerman, Rudolf Klein-Rogge, Garson Kanin, Zachary Taylor, and Ted Bundy. Lee Harvey Oswald died 55 years ago in 1963 at age 24. George Raft died 38 years ago in 1978 at age 79. Freddie Mercury died 27 years ago in 1991 at age 45. Pat Morita died thirteen years ago in 2005 at age 73.