Today Regina King is 50. Today is also the birthday of Margaret O’Brien, Andrea Martin, Chad Lowe, James Nesbitt, Mario Van Peebles, Phyllis Coates, Joanne Linville, Jamie Clayton, Kellita Smith, Skrillex, DJ Jazzy Jeff (Jeffrey A. Townes), and the late Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Lloyd Bridges, Ronnie Van Zant, Maria Schell, Marjorie Bennett, Kirin Kiki, Patricia Blair, Ernest Thesiger, Ivor Novello, and Rex Ingram. Ray Bolger died 34 years ago in 1987 at age 83. Brad Renfro died thirteen years ago in 2008 at age 25. Nagisa Ôshima died eight years ago in 2013 at age 80. Dan Haggerty died five years ago in 2016 at age 73. Carol Channing died two year ago in 2019 at age 97.