Today Jonas Mekas is 96. Today is also the birthday of Ricky Martin, Ryan Seacrest, Lee Daniels, Thure Lindhardt, Diedrich Bader, Michael Raymond-James, Anil Kapoor, Austin Stowell, Nicholas Meyer, Gavin O’Connor, Louis Tomlinson, Stephenie Meyer, Scott Spiegel, Jeff Sessions, and the late Ava Gardner, Michael Curtiz, Ruth Chatterton, and Franz Waxman. Bernard Herrmann died 43 years ago in 1975 at age 64. Peter Lawford died 34 years ago in 1984 at 61. Toshirô Mifune died 21 years ago in 1997 at age 77. Harold Pinter ten years ago in 2008 at age 78. Charles Durning and Jack Krugman died six years ago in 2012. Durning was 89. Klugman was 90.