Today Carson Kressley is 50. Today is also the birthday of Leonardo DiCaprio, Demi Moore, Stanley Tucci, Scoot McNairy, Calista Flockhart, Tye Sheridan, Adam Beach, Bill Moseley, Peaches, Frank John Hughes, Barbara Boxer, Kris Rey, and the late Jonathan Winters, Kurt Vonnegut, Robert Ryan, Bibi Andersson, Vincent Schiavelli, Pat O’Brien, Patric Knowles, Fyodor Dostoevsky, Roland Young, George S. Patton, John Guillermin, and René Clair. Dayton Allen died fifteen years ago in 2004 at age 85. Robert Vaughn died three years ago in 2016 at age 83.
Today Tim Rice is 75, Ellen Pompeo is 50, Taron Egerton is 30, Zoey Deutch is 25, and Kieran Shipka is 20. Today is also the birthday of Ennio Morricone, Tracy Morgan, Walton Goggins, Hugh Bonneville, Chris Lilley, Heather Matarazzo, Miranda Lambert, Eve, Diplo, Neil Gaiman, Sinbad, Tommy Davidson, Michael Schultz, Josh Peck, Stephen Herek, Michael Jai White, Roland Emmerich, Terence Davies, Sylvain Chomet, Lou Ferrigno Jr., Daniel Waters, and the late Richard Burton, Claude Rains, Roy Scheider, Mabel Normand, Martin Luther, Brittany Murphy, François Périer, who would be 100, Russell Means, Russell Johnson, Harry Andrews, Debra Hill, Steven Geray, Esther Dale, and Leo White. Abel Gance died 38 years ago in 1981 at age 92. Jackie Vernon died 32 years ago in 1987 at age 63. Chuck Connors died 27 years ago in 1992 at age 71. Jack Palance died thirteen years ago in 2006 at age 87. Norman Mailer died twelve years ago in 2007 at age 84.
Today is the birthday of Ryan Murphy, Eric Dane, Lou Ferrigno, Analeigh Tipton, Teryl Rothery, Charles Robinson, SisQó, Robert Duncan McNeill, Chris Jericho, Nick Lachey, Ryo Kase, Fernando Meirelles, Billie August, Karen Dotrice, Nikki Blonsky, Mary Vivian Pearce, and the late Hedy Lamarr, Dorothy Dandridge, Ed Wynn, Carl Sagan, Marie Dressler, Robert Frank, Edna May Oliver, who died on her birthday 77 years ago in 1942 at age 59, Robert Douglas, Anne Sexton, Mae Marsh, ‘Snub’ Pollard, Anthony Asquith, Ivan Turgenev, and Spiro Agnew. Edgar Kennedy died 71 years ago in 1948 at age 58. Charles Bickford died 52 years ago in 1967 at age 76. Art Carney died sixteen years ago in 2003 at age 85.
Today Norman Lloyd is 105, Bonnie Raitt is 70, and Don McManus is 60. Today is also the birthday of Alain Delon, Alfre Woodard, Parker Posey, Gretchen Mol, Matthew Rhys, Kazuo Ishiguro, Phil Fondacaro, Richard Curtis, Jack Osbourne, Tara Reid, Mary Hart, Gordon Ramsay, Paolo Taviani, Anne Dorval, Leif Garrett, A.D. Miles, and the late Bram Stoker, Michael Nyqvist, Robert Strauss, Stéphane Audran, Bob Schiller, Esther Rolle, Morley Safer, Darla Hood, Joe Flynn, Ken Dodd, Gene Saks, Margaret Mitchell, Patti Page, Martha Gellhorn, and Milton Bradley. Michael O’Donoghue died 25 years ago in 1994 at age 54. Jean Marais died 21 years ago in 1998 at age 84. Lucille Bliss died seven years ago in 2012 at age 96.
Today is the birthday of Joni Mitchell, Lorde, Adam Devine, Jason and Jeremy London, Morgan Spurlock, Lindsay Duncan, Judy Parfitt, Christopher Knight, Dakin Matthews, Jackie Joseph, Earl Boen, Michael Byrne, Lawrence O’Donnell, David Petraeus, and the late Marie Curie, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Dean Jagger, Dana Plato, Joe Cobb, Miriam Cooper, Lucille La Verne, Edith Bouvier Beale, James Cook, Billy Graham, Edward F. Cline, Edward Sedgwick, and Leon Trotsky. Dwight Frye died 76 years ago in 1943 at age 44. Victor McLaglen died sixty years ago in 1959 at age 72. Steve McQueen died 39 years ago in 1980 at age 50. Slappy White died 24 years ago in 1995 at age 74. Howard Keel died fifteen years ago in 2004 at age 85. Gunnar Hansen died four years ago in 2015 at age 68. Leonard Cohen died three years ago in 2016 at age 82.
Today June Squibb is 90, and Lamar Odom is 40. Today is also the birthday of Ethan Hawke, Sally Field, Emma Stone, Thandie Newton, Maria Shriver, Kelly Rutherford, Rebecca Romijn, Nigel Havers, Ron Underwood, Trace Beaulieu, Taryn Manning, Frank DeCaro, Sal Vulcano, Conchita Wurst, and the late Mike Nichols, Glenn Frey, Brad Davis, Edward Yang, James Jones, Jonathan Harris, Francis Lederer, John Philip Sousa, and Pat Tillman. Gene Tierney died 28 years ago in 1991 at age 70.
Today Armin Shimerman is 70, and Bryan Adams is 60. Today is also the birthday of Art Garfunkel, Tilda Swinton, Sam Rockwell, Famke Janssen, Tatum O’Neal, Robert Patrick, Elke Sommer, Jonny Greenwood, Harris Yulin, Judy Reyes, Eddie Pepitone, Seth Gilliam, Chris Addison, Aitana Sánchez-Gijón, Ryan Adams, Michael Gaston, Kevin Jonas, Kris Jenner, and the late Vivien Leigh, Sam Shepard, Joel McCrea, Roy Rogers, Ike Turner, John McGiver, Victor Argo, Herb Edelman, Natalie Schafer, Ralph Moody, Charles Bradley, and Jessie Ralph. George M. Cohan died 77 years ago in 1942 at age 64. Mack Sennett and Ward Bond both died 59 years ago in 1960. Sennett was 80. Bond was 57. Reginald Owen died 47 years ago in 1972 at age 85. Georges Franju died 32 years ago in 1987 at age 75. Fred MacMurray died 28 years ago in 1991 at age 83. Jill Clayburgh died nine years ago in 2010 at age 66.