Today Chubby Checker is 80. Today is also the birthday of Clive Owen, Alicia Vikander, Neve Campbell, Seann William Scott, Tessa Thompson, Denis Villeneuve, Lena Headey, Tommy Wiseau, John Patrick Shanley, Reverend Al Sharpton, Greg Proops, Gwen Stefani, Janel Moloney, Tommy Lee, and the late Gore Vidal, Leo McCarey, Henry Hull, Warner Oland, Michael Hordern, Charles Middleton, Julien Duvivier, and Gertrude Berg. Woody Guthrie died 54 years ago in 1967 at age 55. Dub Taylor died 27 years ago in 1994 at age 87. Roddy McDowall died 23 years ago in 1998 at age 70. Janet Leigh died seventeen years ago in 2004 at age 77.