Today David Slade is 50. Today is also the birthday of Linda Hamilton, Jim Caviezel, Olivia Newton-John, Mary Beth Hurt, Serena Williams, Sheri Moon Zombie, Christina Milian, Richard Herd, Ben Shenkman, Melissa Sue Anderson, Kent McCord, Talulah Riley, Jonathan Goldsmith, Jill Soloway, Jake Paltrow, Jillian Barberie, and the late George Gershwin, George Raft, Edmund Gwenn, T.S. Eliot, Philip Bosco, Joyce Jameson, Donna Douglas, Julie London, Patrick O’Neal, Jack LaLanne, John Chapman (Johnny Appleseed), and Jerry Weintraub. Bessie Smith died 82 years ago in 1937 at age 43. Anna Magnani died 46 years ago in 1973 at age 65. Arthur Hunnicutt and John Cromwell died forty years ago in 1979. Hunnicutt was 69. Cromwell was 92. Paul Newman died eleven years ago in 2008 at age 83. Gloria Stuart died nine years ago in 2010 at age 100. Herschell Gordon Lewis died three years ago in 2016 at age 90.