Today Paul Sorvino is 80, and Charles Burnett is 75. Today is also the birthday of Ron Perlman, Allison Williams, Edward Fox, Glenn Howerton, Tony Dow, Caroline Rhea, Ruben Östlund, Bokeem Woodbine, William Sadler, Al Green, Erick Avari, Saundra Santiago, Peter Davison, Lyle Waggoner, Gary Kroeger, and the late Don Adams, Samuel Beckett, Stanley Donen, Thomas Jefferson, Howard Keel, who would be 100, Maurice Ronet, and Christopher Hitchens, who would be 70. Milos Forman died one year ago in 2018 at age 86.
Today Claire Danes and Jennifer Morrison are 40, and Saoirse Ronan is 25. Today is also the birthday of David Letterman, Andy Garcia, Ed O’Neill, Shannen Doherty, Nicholas Brendon, Ilana Glazer, Paul Rust, Marley Shelton, Matt McGorry, Hardy Krüger, Dan Lauria, Jane Withers, Magda Szubanski, Herbie Hancock, Walter Salles, Robert Durst, and the late Ann Miller, Charles Napier, Tom Clancy, David Cassidy, Tiny Tim, Movita, Virginia Cherrill, John Dunsworth, Georges Franju, and Robert Harron. Paul Ford died 43 years ago in 1976 at age 74. Boxer Joe Louis died 38 years ago in 1981 at age 66, and boxer “Sugar” Ray Robinson died thirty years ago in 1989 at age 67.
Today Louise Lasser is 80, John Milius is 75, and Carl Franklin is 70. Today is also the birthday of Joel Grey, Bill Irwin, Vincent Gallo, Lisa Stansfield, Jennifer Esposito, Tricia Helfer, Peter Riegert, Jeremy Clarkson, Mason Reese, and the late Johnny Sheffield and Meshach Taylor. Dolores del Rio died 36 years ago in 1983 at age 78. Roscoe Lee Browne died twelve years ago in 2007 at age 84. Jonathan Winters died six years ago in 2013 at age 87.
Today Max Von Sydow and Liz Sheridan are 90. Today is also the birthday of Daisy Ridley, Charlie Hunnam, Mandy Moore, Steven Seagal, David Harbour, Haley Joel Osment, Alex Pettyfer, Michael Pitt, Guillaume Canet, Peter MacNicol, Orlando Jones, Barkhad Abdi, Deborah Rush, Peter Morgan, Christophe Honoré, and the late Delphine Seyrig, Omar Sharif, Chuck Connors, Harry Morgan, George Arliss, and Junior Samples. Michael Curtiz died 57 years ago in 1962 at age 75. Marjorie Main died 44 years ago in 1975 at age 85. Sam Kinison died 27 years ago in 1992 at age 38. Little Eva died sixteen years ago in 2003 at age 59. Dixie Carter died nine years ago in 2010 at age 70.
Today Michael Learned is 80, Sebastián Silva is 40, and Isaac Hempstead Wright is 20. Today is also the birthday of Kristin Stewart, Dennis Quaid, Cynthia Nixon, Jean-Paul Belmondo, Elle Fanning, Jay Baruchel, Jay Chandrasekhar, Jenna Jameson, David Gordon Green, Marty Krofft, Mark Pellegrino, Isabel Coixet, and the late Hugh M. Hefner, Michel Simon, Ward Bond, Paul Robeson, Brad Dexter, and Brandon De Wilde. Sidney Lumet died eight years ago in 2011 at age 86.
Today John Madden is 70. Today is also the birthday of Patricia Arquette, Robin Wright, Taylor Kitsch, Shecky Greene, Dean Norris, Julian Lennon, John Schneider, Ana De La Reguera, Sung Kang, Douglas Trumbull, Kane Hodder, Jim Piddock, Hsiao-Hsien Hou, Joan Tewkesbury, and the late Mary Pickford, John Gavin, Edward Mulhare, Betty Ford, and María Félix, who died on her birthday seventeen years ago in 2002 at age 88. Pablo Picasso died 46 years ago in 1973 at age 91. Annette Funicello died six years ago in 2013 at age 70.
Today Francis Ford Coppola is 80, and Michael Almereyda is 60. Today is also the birthday of Russell Crowe, Jackie Chan, Eric Wareheim, Roberta Shore, Kevin Alejandro, Clarke Peters, Jennifer Schwalbach Smith, Heather Burns, Patricia Belcher, Jennifer Lynch, Matt Servitto, Ted Kotcheff, Sandy Powell, and the late Billie Holiday, James Garner, Alan J. Pakula, David Frost, Andrew Sachs, Wayne Rogers, Ian Richardson, William Wordsworth, R.G. Armstrong, Anthony Caruso, Stanley Adams, Stan Winston, Ravi Shankar, and Walter Winchell. Walter Huston died 69 years ago in 1950 at age 67. Beatrice Straight died eighteen years ago in 2001 at age 86. Barry Nelson died twelve years ago in 2007 at age 89. Mike Wallace died seven years ago in 2012 at age 93.