On this date- January 20

Today Buzz Aldrin is 90, and Skeet Ulrich and Kerri Kenney are 50. Today is also the birthday of David Lynch, Bill Maher, Rainn Wilson, Evan Peters, Questlove (Ahmir-Khalib Thompson), Omar Sy, Lorenzo Lamas, Melissa Rivers, Tom Baker, Stacey Dash, Sophie Thompson, Kellyanne Conway, and the late Federico Fellini and DeForest Kelley, who would both be 100, George Burns, Patricia Neal, Arte Johnson, Peter Donat, Dorothy Provine, Colin Clive, Leon Ames, Norma Varden, and Finlay Currie. Johnny Weissmuller died 36 years ago in 1984 at age 79. Barbara Stanwyck died thirty years ago in 1990 at age 82. Audrey Hepburn died 27 years ago in 1993 at age 63. Etta James died eight years ago in 2012 at age 73.

On this date- January 19

Today Tippi Hedren is 90. Today is also the birthday of Dolly Parton, Shawn Wayans, Katey Sagal, Logan Lerman, Richard Lester, Damien Chazelle, Antoine Fuqua, Rob Delaney, Larry Clark, Michael Crawford, Desi Arnaz Jr., Javier Cámara, Roger Ashton-Griffiths, Shelley Fabares, Frank Caliendo, Kim Henkel, Susan Lowe, Paula Deen, and the late Edgar Allan Poe, Janis Joplin, Jean Stapleton, Phil Everly, Patricia Highsmith, Guy Madison, Fritz Weaver, and Harry Davenport. ‘Snub’ Pollard died 58 years ago in 1962 at age 72. Hedy Lamarr died twenty years ago in 2000 at age 85. Suzanne Pleshette died twelve years ago in 2008 at age 70. Miguel Ferrer died three years ago in 2017 at age 61. Dorothy Malone died two years ago in 2018 at age 93.

On this date- January 18

Today Mark Rylance is 60, Jason Segel is 40, and Nicolas Pesce is 30. Today is also the birthday of Kevin Costner, Dave Attell, Takeshi Kitano, Dave Bautista, Joanna Newsom, M.C. Gainey, John Boorman, David Ayer, Jesse L. Martin, Paul Freeman, Jay Chou, Maulik Pancholy, Bob Peterson, and the late Cary Grant, Oliver Hardy, Danny Kaye, and A.A. Milne. Curly Howard died 68 years ago in 1952 at age 48. Sydney Greenstreet died 66 years ago in 1954 at age 74.

On this date- January 17

Today Betty White is 98, Genndy Tartakovsky is 50, and Zooey Deschanel is 40. Today is also the birthday of Jim Carrey, James Earl Jones, Michelle Obama, Steve Harvey, Kid Rock, Maury Povich, Denis O’Hare, Freddy Rodriguez, Naveen Andrews, Kang-ho Song, Kelly Marie Tran, Joanna David, Robert Kennedy Jr., Leigh Whannell, Joshua Malina, Susanna Hoffs, Steve Earle, Lukas Moodysson, Kevin Reynolds, Brian Helgeland, Sebastian Junger, and the late Andy Kaufman, Muhammad Ali, Benjamin Franklin, Al Capone, Eartha Kitt, Mack Sennett, Sheree North, Noah Beery, and Keith Chegwin. Doodles Weaver died 37 years ago in 1983 at age 71. Emil Sitka died 22 years ago in 1998 at age 83. Richard Crenna died seventeen years ago in 2003 at age 76. Virginia Mayo died fifteen years ago in 2005 at age 84.

On this date- January 16

Today Debbie Allen is 70, Jason Friedberg is 50, and Lin-Manuel Miranda is 40. Today is also the birthday of John Carpenter, Ricardo Darín, Richard T. Jones, Marwan Kenzari, Birgitte Hjort Sørensen, Caroline Munro, Atticus Ross, FKA Twigs, James May, Kate Moss, and the late Ethel Merman, Harry Carey, Aaliyah, Susan Sontag, Elliott Reid, who would be 100, Katy Jurado, Alexander Knox, John Hamilton, Diana Wynyard, Karl Freund, Leslie H. Martinson, Stirling Silliphant, Buddy Lester, and Ralph Ince. Carole Lombard died 78 years ago in 1942 at age 33. Ted Cassidy died 41 years ago in 1979 at age 46. Bernard Lee died 39 years ago in 1981 at age 73.

On this date- January 15

Today is the birthday of Margaret O’Brien, Andrea Martin, Regina King, 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., who would be 90, Lloyd Bridges, Ronnie Van Zant, Maria Schell, Marjorie Bennett, Kirin Kiki, Patricia Blair, Ernest Thesiger, Ivor Novello, and Rex Ingram. Ray Bolger died 33 years ago in 1987 at age 83. Brad Renfro died twelve years ago in 2008 at age 25. Nagisa Ôshima died seven years ago in 2013 at age 80. Dan Haggerty died four years ago in 2016 at age 73. Carol Channing died one year ago in 2019 at age 97.

On this date- January 14

Today Carole Cook is 96, and Grant Gustin is 30. Today is also the birthday of Faye Dunaway, Emily Watson, Jason Bateman, Steven Soderbergh, Dave Grohl, Carl Weathers, LL Cool J, Holland Taylor, Lawrence Kasdan, Kevin Durand, T Bone Burnett, Pitbull, Jordan Ladd, Mark Addy, Dan Schneider, Shepard Smith, and the late Stan Brakhage, Hal Roach, Bebe Daniels, Guy Williams, William Bendix, Harold Russell, Tom Tryon, Andy Rooney, Joseph Losey, Mary Ann Jackson, and Warren Mitchell. Lewis Carroll died 122 years ago in 1898 at age 65. Humphrey Bogart died 62 years ago in 1957 at age 57. Barry Fitzgerald died 59 years ago in 1961 at age 72. Peter Finch died 43 years ago in 1977 at age 60. Donna Reed died 34 years ago in 1986 at age 64. Douglas Sirk died 33 years in 1987 at age 89. Shelley Winters died fourteen years ago in 2006 at age 85. Ricardo Montalban died eleven years ago in 2009 at age 88.