Today is the birthday of Cuba Gooding Jr., Kate Bosworth, Taye Diggs, Dax Shepard, Todd Haynes, Paz Vega, Tia Carrere, Joanna Pacula, James Marshall, John Considine, Jack Hanna, Jim Bakker, and the late Isaac Asimov, Roger Miller, Anna Lee, Howard Caine, Jason Evers, Dziga Vertov, and Oscar Micheaux. Emil Jannings died 69 years ago in 1950 at age 65. Alan Hale Jr. died 29 years ago in 1990 at age 68. Anne Francis and Pete Postlethwaite died eight years ago in 2011. Francis was 80. Postlethwaite was 64.