Today Jared Hess is 40. Today is also the birthday of Vin Diesel, Kristen Bell, James Brolin, Margo Martindale, Elizabeth McGovern, Paul Verhoeven, Wendy Williams, Kelly Reilly, Michiel Huisman, Andre Royo, James Faulkner, Priyanka Chopra, Chace Crawford, Hampton Fancher, Ann-Marie Johnson, Grant Bowler, Richard Branson, Audrey Landers, Lee Arenberg, and the late Nelson Mandela, Red Skelton, Hunter S. Thompson, Hume Cronyn, Chill Wills, John Glenn, Richard Dix, Gene Lockhart, Harriet Nelson, Lupe Velez, Burt Kwouk, and William Makepeace Thackeray. Jane Austen died 202 years ago in 1817 at age 41. Nico died 31 years ago in 1988 at age 49. Alex Rocco died four years ago in 2015 at age 79.