People Who Were Born in the Year 1932:

(136 found)

Jackie Parker
football

Real/Birth Name:
John Dickerson Flanagan
Also Known As:
John Dickerson Parker
Nickname(s):
Ol' Spaghetti Legs
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

As a child, took the name (Parker) of mother's new husband. Quarterback. Teams Mississippi State University, Edmonton Eskimos, Toronto Argonauts, BC Lions.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Dabney Coleman
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Dabney Wharton Coleman
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88, 33 days before his 89th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV shows The Guardian, Boardwalk Empire. Movies The Towering Inferno, 9 to 5, WarGames, Tootsie.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6141 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry6 November 2014

Chuck Noll
football, coach

Real/Birth Name:
Charles Henry Noll
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Team Cleveland Browns As a coach, team Pittsburgh Steelers. Won 4 Super Bowls.

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Charlie Brackins
football

Real/Birth Name:
Charles Brackins
Also Known As:
Charles Brackins
Nickname(s):
Choo Choo
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams Prairie View A&M University, Green Bay Packers, only 1 game, in 1955.

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Des O'Connor
tv, comedy, musician, game show, singer, actor, writer

Real/Birth Name:
Desmond Bernard O'Connor
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

English TV shows The Des O'Connor Show, Des O'Connor Tonight. Appointed a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in the 2008 Birthday Honours.

Don Garlits
auto racing, columnist, politician

Real/Birth Name:
Donald Glenn Garlits
Nickname(s):
Big Daddy
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Considered the father of drag racing. Early promoter of safety equipment, and the design of the top fuel dragster.

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Dean Smith (stunts)
track, actor, stunts, rodeo

Real/Birth Name:
Finis Dean Smith
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series Iron Horse, Overland Trail, Tales of Wells Fargo. Movies The Alamo, How the West Was Won, Rio Conchos, Big Jake, El Dorado. Olympic Gold Medal 1952 in the 4x100 m relay.

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Sheree North
actor, singer, dancer

Real/Birth Name:
Dawn Shirley Crang
Also Known As:
Dawn Shirley Bethel
Shirley Mae Bessire
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Rabbit Test, The Shootist, Destination Inner Space.

John Chaney
basketball, coach

Real/Birth Name:
John Chaney
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

As a player, teams Bethune-Cookman College, Sunbury Mercuries, Williamsport Billies. Coach, teams Cheyney State University, Temple University.

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Piper Laurie
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Rosetta Jacobs
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Carrie, Children of a Lesser God.

Peggy Ann Garner
actor, model

Real/Birth Name:
Margaret Ann Garner
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
52
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Younger than Albert Salmi by 3 years.
ex-wife of
Younger than Richard Hayes by 2 years.

Brief Facts:

Movie A Tree Grows in Brooklyn.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6604 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry

François Truffaut
actor, writer, director, producer

Real/Birth Name:
François Roland Truffaut
Also Known As:
Francois Truffaut
Nickname(s):
Le Petit Caporal
La Truffe
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
52
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Close Encounters of the Third Kind, The Man Who Loved Women, The Green Room, Fahrenheit 451.

Alfred Worden
space

Real/Birth Name:
Alfred Merrill Worden
Also Known As:
Al Worden
Nickname(s):
Al
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Apollo 15 CSM pilot. Orbited the moon.

Space Missions:

Apollo 15 (1971)
First Extended LM and LRV rover, landed in Hadley-Apennine.

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Susan Oliver
actor, director, aviator, writer, soap

Real/Birth Name:
Charlotte Gerke
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
58
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pilot of the Year 1970. Starred in many TV shows in the 60s through the 80s, including Peyton Place, Wagon Train, The Virginian, Days of Our Lives. Movie BUtterfield 8.

Banjo Matthews
auto racing, NASCAR

Real/Birth Name:
Edwin Keith Matthews
Nickname(s):
Banjo
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
64
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

NASCAR driver, car owner, and car builder.

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Miloš Forman
director, educator, poet, writer, actor, producer

Real/Birth Name:
Jan TomᚠForman
Also Known As:
Milos Forman
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Amadeus, The Silence of the Lambs, The People vs. Larry Flynt. Became a naturalized citizen of the US in 1977.

Joseph Kerwin
doctor, space

Real/Birth Name:
Joseph Peter Kerwin
Also Known As:
Joseph P. Kerwin
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Doctor and astronaut. Skylab 2 mission.

Space Missions:

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Edward Kennedy
Senator, accused

Real/Birth Name:
Edward Moore Kennedy
Also Known As:
Senator Edward M. Kennedy
Nickname(s):
Ted
Teddy
the Lion of the Senate
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

great uncle of
uncle of
uncle of
younger brother of
Younger than Eunice Kennedy Shriver by 10 years.
younger brother of
Younger than Jean Kennedy Smith by 4 years.
younger brother of
Younger than John Kennedy by 14 years.
uncle of
great uncle of
younger brother of
Younger than Joseph Kennedy Jr. by 16 years.
son of
uncle of
great uncle of
great uncle of
uncle of
great uncle of
uncle of
younger brother of
Younger than Patricia Kennedy Lawford by 7 years.
great uncle of
uncle of
younger brother of
Younger than Robert Kennedy by 6 years.
son of
great uncle of
younger brother of
Younger than Rosemary Kennedy by 13 years.
husband of
Victoria Kennedy, until he died.
Older than Victoria Kennedy by 22 years.

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

Involved in death of Mary Jo Kopechne when a car he was driving went off a bridge in 1969 at Chappaquiddick Island. Known as a leader in the Democratic party, strong believer in civil rights, education, and health insurance. Senator from Massachusetts beginning November 1962 until his death.

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Majel Barrett
actor, writer, producer

Real/Birth Name:
Majel Leigh Hudec
Also Known As:
Majel Barrett Roddenberry
Majel Barrett-Roddenberry
Nickname(s):
The First Lady Of Star Trek
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Gene Roddenberry, until his earlier death.
Younger than Gene Roddenberry by 10 years.

Brief Facts:

Appeared in many Star Trek episodes.

John Vernon
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Adolphus Raymondus Vernon Agopsowicz
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72, 23 days before his 73rd birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie Animal House, Dirty Harry, I'm Gonna Git You Sucka.

Faron Young
singer, country

Real/Birth Name:
Faron Young
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
64
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Top song hits include Hello Walls, Live Fast, Love Hard, Die Young, It's Four in the Morning, Alone with You.

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Jud Taylor
actor, producer, director, writer

Real/Birth Name:
Judson Taylor
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie The Great Escape. TV series Dr. Kildare, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, The Young Lawyers.

Johnny Cash
singer, country, actor, tv, composer, gospel

Real/Birth Name:
J.R. Cash
Also Known As:
John R. Cash
Nickname(s):
The Man in Black
J.R.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

step-father of
husband of
June Carter Cash, until her earlier death.
Younger than June Carter Cash by 2 years.
father of
ex-husband of
Older than Vivian Liberto Cash Distin by 2 years.

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Songs I Walk the Line, Ring of Fire, Folsom Prison Blues, A Boy Named Sue. Group The Highwaymen. TV series Little House on the Prairie, North and South. Movie for television Stagecoach.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6320 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry

Elizabeth Taylor
actor, business, activist, producer, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
Elizabeth Rosemond Taylor
Also Known As:
Dame Elizabeth Taylor
Nickname(s):
Liz
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79, 24 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Younger than Conrad Hilton Jr. by 5 years.
ex-wife of
Younger than Eddie Fisher by 3 years.
ex-wife of
Younger than John Warner by 5 years.
ex-wife of
Older than Larry Fortensky by 19 years.
wife of
Michael Todd, until his earlier death.
Older than Michael Todd by 24 years.
ex-wife of
mother of
ex-wife of
Younger than Richard Burton by 6 years.

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies Little Women (1949), National Velvet, Cleopatra, BUtterfield 8, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Raintree County, Suddenly, Last Summer, Giant, Elephant Walk. Broadway play Little Foxes. Dual USA and British citizenship. AIDS activist. Named Dame New Year Honours of 1999.

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Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6336 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry
Palm Springs Walk of Stars A star at 435 N. Palm Canyon Drive21 January 1994

Miriam Makeba
singer, activist

Real/Birth Name:
Miriam Zenzi Makeba
Also Known As:
Mama Africa
Mama Makeba
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Older than Hugh Masekela by 7 years.
ex-wife of
Older than Stokeley Carmichael by 9 years.

Brief Facts:

Songs Pata Pata, The Click Song, sung in African languages. Albums Homeland, Keep Me in Mind. Active in anti-apartheid causes.

Keely Smith
actor, singer

Real/Birth Name:
Dorothy Jacqueline Keely
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Younger than Louis Prima by 21 years.

Brief Facts:

Movie Thunder Road. Songs That Old Black Magic, Mood Indigo, Enjoy Yourself (It's Later than You Think).

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 7080 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry22 September 1998
Palm Springs Walk of Stars A star at 111 S. Palm Canyon Drive13 October 1998

Barbara Feldon
actor, model, writer, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
Barbara Anne Hall
Also Known As:
Barbara Hall
Barbara A. Hall
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:
Height:
5 feet 9 inches (175.26 cm)

Brief Facts:

TV show Get Smart in role of Agent 99. Movie Let's Switch!. Broadway play Past Tense.

Alan Bean
space, moon, painter

Real/Birth Name:
Alan LaVern Bean
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Astronaut. Fourth man on the moon.

Space Missions:

Apollo 12 (1969)
Second landing, in Ocean of Storms near Surveyor 3.
Skylab 3

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Walter Cunningham
space

Real/Birth Name:
Ronnie Walter Cunningham
Nickname(s):
Walt
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Astronaut.

Space Missions:

Apollo 7 (1968)
First manned Earth orbital demonstration of Block II CSM, launched on Saturn IB. First live television publicly broadcast from a manned mission.

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John Updike
writer, poet

Real/Birth Name:
John Hoyer Updike
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Books The Witches of Eastwick, Rabbit, Run. Pulitzer Prizes for books Rabbit is Rich, Rabbit at Rest.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Marian McCargo
soap, actor, tennis

Real/Birth Name:
Marian McCargo
Also Known As:
Marian McCargo Bell
Marian Moses
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72, 20 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Alphonzo Bell Jr., until she died.
Younger than Alphonzo Bell Jr. by 17 years.
mother of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

TV series Falcon Crest. Movies Buona Sera, Mrs. Campbell, Doctors' Wives. Former tennis champion.

Gail Kobe
producer, actor, soap, model

Real/Birth Name:
Gabriella Kieliszewski
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series Guiding Light, The Bold and the Beautiful, Peyton Place. Movie The Ten Commandments.

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Palm Springs Walk of Stars A star at 255 S. Palm Canyon Drive30 March 2008

Stan Huntsman
track, coach

Real/Birth Name:
Stanley Houser Huntsman
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Coached track at universities and Olympics.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Lodewijk van den Berg
space, scientist, engineer

Real/Birth Name:
Lodewijk van den Berg
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Astronaut and chemical engineer. Became a naturalized US citizen, no longer Dutch.

Space Missions:

STS-51-B
Shuttle Challenger, launched April 29, 1985

Duration: 7d 0h.

Debbie Reynolds
actor, singer, dancer

Real/Birth Name:
Mary Frances Reynolds
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

mother of
ex-wife of
Younger than Eddie Fisher by 3 years.
mother of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies In & Out, Behind the Candelabra, Singin' in the Rain, The Singing Nun.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6654 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry
Palm Springs Walk of Stars A star at 155 S. Palm Canyon Drive4 January 2000

Anthony Perkins
actor, AIDS

Real/Birth Name:
Anthony Perkins
Nickname(s):
Tony
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
60
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movie Psycho. Died of AIDS.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6821 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry
Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6801 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry

Clive Davis
producer, lawyer

Real/Birth Name:
Clive Jay Davis
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Forner president of Colunbia Records, founder and president of Arista Records. Grammy awards as producer.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1501 Vine Street for contributions to the recording industry28 January 1997

Cal Smith
singer, country

Real/Birth Name:
Calvin Grant Shofner
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Albums A Touch Away, Country Bumpkin. Former member of the Ernest Tubb band.

Carl Perkins
country, singer, composer, musician

Real/Birth Name:
Carl Lee Perkins
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
65
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Song Blue Suede Shoes.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Blaze Starr
dancer, burlesque, unusual name

Real/Birth Name:
Fannie Belle Fleming
Nickname(s):
The Hottest Blaze in Burlesque
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Burlesque dancer and stripper.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Omar Sharif
actor, writer, producer

Real/Birth Name:
Michel Demitri Shalhoub
Also Known As:
Omar Cherif
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Lawrence of Arabia, Doctor Zhivago, Funny Girl, Hidalgo, Tamarind Seed.

Joel Grey
actor, dancer, choreographer, Broadway, Tony Award, writer, photographer

Real/Birth Name:
Joel David Katz
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movie musical and Broadway play Cabaret. Won a Tony and Oscar for the same role. Movie Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins. Book Pictures I Had to Take.

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Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6753 Hollywood Boulevard for live performance or theater9 October 1985

Tiny Tim
singer, musician, unusual name

Real/Birth Name:
Herbert Khaury
Also Known As:
Herbert Buckingham Khaury
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
64
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Miss Vicki by 20 years.

Brief Facts:

He had no middle name but used "Buckingham" because it seemed like royalty. His father's first name was Butros. Song Tiptoe through the Tulips accompanied on a ukelele and sung with a falsetto voice using strong vibratto. Album God Bless Tiny Tim.

Loretta Lynn
singer, composer

Real/Birth Name:
Loretta Webb
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

older sister of
Older than Crystal Gayle by 18 years.
older sister of
Older than Peggy Sue by 10 years.

Brief Facts:

Subject of movie Coal Miner's Daughter. Songs Coal Miner's Daughter, I'm a Honky Tonk Girl, Lousiana Woman, Mississippi Man.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1515 Vine Street for contributions to the recording industry

Elaine May
actor, director, writer, Broadway, Tony Award

Real/Birth Name:
Elaine Iva Berlin
Also Known As:
Esther Dale
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Broadway play The Waverly Gallery, winning a Tony Award. Often uncredited as a co-writer.

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Slide Hampton
musician, jazz, composer

Real/Birth Name:
Locksley Wellington Hampton
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Trombonist. Grammy winner 2005 as arranger for album The Way - Music of Slide Hampton, song Past Present & Future. Named a Jazz Master 2006.

Meadowlark Lemon
basketball, actor, business, religion

Real/Birth Name:
Meadow George Lemon III
Nickname(s):
Clown Prince of Basketball
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

More than 16,000 games with the basketball team The Harlem Globetrotters. Movie The Fish That Ate Pittsburgh. Later owner of a team and part owner of another. Later also a minister.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6922 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry as a member of team The Harlem Globetrotters.

Anouk Aimée
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Françoise Sorya Dreyfus
Also Known As:
Anouk
Anouk Aimee
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Older than Albert Finney by 4 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies A Man and a Woman, La Dolce Vita.

Casey Kasem
radio, tv, actor

Real/Birth Name:
Kemal Amin Kasem
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Lebanese immigrant parents. Disk jockey. Voice of Shaggy in the animated TV series Scooby Doo, Where Are You!, What's New, Scooby-Doo?.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6931 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio27 April 1981

Chuck Knox
football, coach

Real/Birth Name:
Charles Robert Knox
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Coach, teams Seattle Seahawks, New York Jets, Detroit Lions, Los Angeles Rams, Buffalo Bills.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Maxine Brown
country, singer

Real/Birth Name:
Maxine Brown
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

older sister of
Older than Bonnie Brown by 5 years.
older sister of
Older than Jim Ed Brown by 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Trio The Browns. Song The Three Bells.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Country Music Hall of Fame 2015 as a member of group The Browns.
Member of Grand Ole Opry as a member of group The Browns.

Bruce Glover
actor, producer, educator

Real/Birth Name:
Bruce Herbert Glover
Nickname(s):
Hellion
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies Chinatown, Walking Tall, Walking Tall Part II, Die Hard Dracula, Ghost World. Teaches acting classes.

Robert Osborne
actor, tv, producer, writer

Real/Birth Name:
Robert John Osborne
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV show Turner Classic Movies as host. Movie The Man with Bogart's Face.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1617 Vine Street for contributions to the television industry1 February 2006

Susan Brown
soap, actor

Real/Birth Name:
Susan Brown
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series From These Roots, General Hospital, The Edge of Night, Port Charles, The Young and the Restless.

Will Hutchins
actor, western, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
Marshall Lowell Hutchason
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie Merrill's Marauders. TV series Sugarfoot. Broadway play Never Too Late.

Sonny Liston
boxing, overdose, criminal

Real/Birth Name:
Charles L. Liston
Nickname(s):
Sonny
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
38
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heavyweight boxer. Convicted as a young man of crimes. Apparently died of a drug overdose. Birth date uncertain and undocumented.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Valentino
style, actor

Real/Birth Name:
Valentino Clemente Ludovico Garavani
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Famed as a fashion designer, one of the most successful. As himself in movie The Devil Wears Prada.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Alma Cogan
singer

Real/Birth Name:
Alma Angela Cohen
Nickname(s):
the girl with laughter in her voice
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
34
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

UK singer.

K.C. Jones
basketball, coach

Real/Birth Name:
K.C. Jones
Also Known As:
K. C. Jones
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Point guard. Teams University of San Francisco, Boston Celtics. Coach, teams Brandeis University, San Diego Conquistadors, Capital / Washington Bullets, Boston Celtics, Seattle SuperSonics, New England Blizzard plus assistan coach positions.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Junior Parker
blues, singer, musician

Real/Birth Name:
Herman Parker Jr.
Also Known As:
Little Junior Parker
Herbert Parker
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
39
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Band The Blue Flames. Song Stand by Me.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

John Drew Barrymore
actor

Real/Birth Name:
John Blythe Barrymore
Also Known As:
John Barrymore Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
half-brother of
Younger than Diana Barrymore by 11 years.
son of
father of
nephew of
nephew of
ex-husband of
Older than Jaid Barrymore by 13 years.
son of
father of
nephew of
grandson of
grandson of

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies The Sundowners, High School Confidential!.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 7004 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry

David Scott
space, moon

Real/Birth Name:
David Randolph Scott
Nickname(s):
Dave
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Astronaut.

Space Missions:

Apollo 15 (1971)
First Extended LM and LRV rover, landed in Hadley-Apennine.
Apollo 9 (1969)
First manned flight of CSM and LM in Earth orbit; demonstrated Portable Life Support System to be used on the lunar surface.
Gemini 8 (1966)
Accomplished first docking with another space vehicle, an unmanned Agena Target Vehicle. While docked, a Gemini spacecraft thruster malfunction caused near-fatal tumbling of the craft, which, after undocking, Armstrong was able to overcome; the crew effected the first emergency landing of a manned U.S. space mission.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Mario Cuomo
governor, politician, lawyer, writer, baseball

Real/Birth Name:
Mario Matthew Cuomo
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Secretary of State of New York, lieutenant governor of New York 1979-1983. Governor of New York 1983-1995. Outfielder, team Pittsburgh Pirates.

Marisa Pavan
actor, soap

Real/Birth Name:
Maria Luisa Pierangeli
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Jean-Pierre Aumont, until his death.
Younger than Jean-Pierre Aumont by 21 years.
twin sister of
The same age as Pier Angeli.

Brief Facts:

Movies Solomon and Sheba, The Rose Tattoo, The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit. TV series Ryan's Hope.

Pier Angeli
actor, overdose

Real/Birth Name:
Anna Maria Pierangeli
Also Known As:
Annamaria Pierangeli
Anna Maria Pierangeli
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
39
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

twin sister of
The same age as Marisa Pavan.
ex-wife of
Younger than Vic Damone by 4 years.

Brief Facts:

Died of a barbiturate drug overdose. Movies Somebody Up There Likes Me, The Last Days of Sodom and Gomorrah, The Devil Makes Three.

Carl White
singer, composer

Real/Birth Name:
Carl White
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
47
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21

Brief Facts:

Lead vocalist, group The Rivingtons. Songs Papa-Oom-Mow-Mow, The Bird's the Word. Died of acute tonsillitis.

Lalo Schifrin
musician, composer, conductor

Real/Birth Name:
Boris Claudio Schifrin
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pianist. Song Theme from Mission: Impossible. Became a naturalized U.S. citizen in 1969.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 7000 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry21 June 1988

Doug Dickey
football, coach

Real/Birth Name:
Douglas Adair Dickey
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive back, quarterback. Team University of Florida. Coach teams University of Tennessee, University of Florida.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Pat Morita
actor, writer, martial arts

Real/Birth Name:
Noriyuki Morita
Also Known As:
Noriyuki "Pat" Morita
Pat Noriyuki Morita
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies The Karate Kid, The Karate Kid, Part II, The Karate Kid, Part III, The Next Karate Kid. TV series Baywatch.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6633 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry4 August 1994

Dave Thomas
business, activist, adopted

Real/Birth Name:
Rex David Thomas
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Founder of the Wendy's restaurant chain - named for his daughter. Spokesmodel for Wendy's on TV. Adopted, activist for adoption.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Billy Laughlin
actor, accident, vehicle crash

Real/Birth Name:
William Robert Laughlin
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
16
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Died when a bus hit him from behind while he was delivering newspapers while riding a motor scooter in La Puente, California. Role of Froggy in several Our Gang movies including Dancing Romeo.

Donald Rumsfeld
politician, US Representative, cabinet

Real/Birth Name:
Donald Henry Rumsfeld
Nickname(s):
Rummy
Don
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Secretary of Defense, two administrations. US House of Representatives from Illinois 1963-1969.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Max McGee
football, business, radio, activist, accident

Real/Birth Name:
William Max McGee
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Caught the first touchdown pass in the first Super Bowl. Football team Green Bay Packers as a wide receiver. Founded the Max McGee National Research Center for Juvenile Diabetes. Helped found Chi-Chi's Restaurant chain. Fell while clearing leaves from the roof of his home and died.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Rosey Grier
football, actor, religion, singer

Real/Birth Name:
Roosevelt Grier
Nickname(s):
Rosey
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:
Height:
6 feet 5 inches (195.58 cm)

Relationships:

Brief Facts:

Pro football player. Became a minister. Helped capture Sirhan Sirhan at Robert Kennedy's assassination. Likes to do needlepoint for relaxation. Movie The Thing with Two Heads. Member Fearsome Foursome with team Los Angeles Rams. Team Pennsylvania State University.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Bobby Leonard
basketball, coach, sports analyst

Real/Birth Name:
William Robert Leonard
Also Known As:
Slick Leonard
Nickname(s):
Slick
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:
Height:
6 feet 3 inches (190.5 cm)

Brief Facts:

Guard. Teams Indiana University, Minneapolis Lakers, Los Angeles Lakers, Chicago Packers, Chicago Zephyrs. Coach team Indiana Pacers.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Johnny Kerr
basketball, coach, sports analyst

Real/Birth Name:
John Graham Kerr
Nickname(s):
Red
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:
Height:
6 feet 9 inches (205.74 cm)

Brief Facts:

Power forward, center. Teams University of Illinois, Syracuse Nationals, Philadelphia 76ers, Baltimore Bullets. Coach, teams Chicago Bulls, Phoenix Suns.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Dan Rooney
football, ambassador

Real/Birth Name:
Daniel Milton Rooney
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Ambassador to Ireland July 3, 2009 - December 14, 2012. Chairman of the team Pittsburgh Steelers.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Kaye Stevens
actor, singer, soap

Real/Birth Name:
Catherine Louise Stevens
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series Days of Our Lives.

Jack Schwartzman
producer

Real/Birth Name:
Jacob Schwartzman
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
61
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

father of
father of
husband of
Talia Shire, until he died.
Older than Talia Shire by 13 years.

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies Being There, One Night Stand, Red.

Oscar de la Renta
style

Real/Birth Name:
Óscar Arístides de la Renta Fiallo
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Known in the 1960s for designing dresses for Jackie Kennedy. Became a US citizen in 1971.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Paul Weitz
space

Real/Birth Name:
Paul Joseph Weitz
Also Known As:
Paul J. Weitz
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Astronaut.

Space Missions:

Skylab 2
STS-6
Shuttle Challenger, launched April 04, 1983

Duration: 5d 0h.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Edward L. Masry
lawyer, politician

Real/Birth Name:
Edward Louis Masry
Also Known As:
Ed Masry
Nickname(s):
Ed
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Subject of (with Erin Brockovich) the movie Erin Brockovich. City Councilman for the city of Thousand Oaks, California.

Ted Cassidy
actor, writer

Real/Birth Name:
Theodore Crawford Cassidy
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
46
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:
Height:
6 feet 9 inches (205.74 cm)

Brief Facts:

Very deep bass voice. TV show The Addams Family role of the butler Lurch. Voice of Godzilla in animated TV series Godzilla. Movies Mackenna's Gold, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid. Voice actor.

Bobby Isaac
auto racing, NASCAR

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Vance Isaac
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
45, 13 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

NASCAR driver, land speed record holder.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Lamar Hunt
business, football

Real/Birth Name:
Lamar Hunt
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Promoter of American football, soccer, basketball, tennis and ice hockey. Co-founder of the American Football League.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Peter O'Toole
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Peter Seamus O'Toole
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Siân Phillips by less than 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Movies Lawrence of Arabia, What's New Pussycat, The Lion in Winter, Troy, Goodbye, Mr. Chips, The Ruling Class, The Stunt Man, My Favorite Year, Venus.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Tom Whedon
writer

Real/Birth Name:
Thomas Avery Whedon
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

TV series Captain Kangaroo, The Golden Girls, The Electric Company, The Dick Cavett Show, Benson, Alice.

Fran Allen
scientist

Real/Birth Name:
Frances Elizabeth Allen
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

A computer scientist and pioneer in the field of optimizing compilers. The first female IBM Fellow and first female winner of: the Turing Award.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Mel Tillis
composer, singer, business, actor

Real/Birth Name:
Lonnie Melvin Tillis
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Known for stuttering when speaking, but no effect on performance. Kenny Rogers covered his song Ruby, Don't Take Your Love to Town.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Charlie O'Donnell
radio, dj, tv, game show

Real/Birth Name:
Charles O'Donnell
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Announcer for many TV game shows, especially Wheel of Fortune.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Pepper Curtis
stunts, actor

Real/Birth Name:
Elizabeth Jo Goracke
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
49
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series F Troop, Adam-12, Perry Mason.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Gerald Carr
space, aviator, engineer

Real/Birth Name:
Gerald Paul Carr
Also Known As:
Gerald P. Carr
Nickname(s):
Jerry
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88, 4 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Astronaut. Skylab 4.

Space Missions:

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Joe Engle
aviator, space, X-15

Real/Birth Name:
Joe Henry Engle
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Test pilot and astronaut. X-15 flights 138, 143, and 153. ALT (Approach and Landing Tests).

Space Missions:

STS-2
Shuttle Columbia, launched November 12, 1981

Duration: 2d 6h.
STS-51-I
Shuttle Discovery, launched August 27, 1985

Duration: 7d 2h.
X-15
Multiple flights by a rocket-powered aircraft. Some qualified by the US Air Force for an Astronaut Medal, exceeding 50 miles altitude.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Eileen Brennan
actor, singer, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
Verla Eileen Regina Brennen
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies The Sting, Clue, Murder by Death, Miss Congeniality 2: Armed & Fabulous. TV series Will & Grace, Private Benjamin, Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In. Broadway musical Hello, Dolly!.

Vince Dooley
football, coach

Real/Birth Name:
Vincent Joseph Dooley
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Coached team University of Georgia for 25 years.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Carol Lawrence
actor, singer, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
Carolina Maria Laraia
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Older than Robert Goulet by 1 year.

Brief Facts:

TV series Saved by the Bell. Broadway musical West Side Story in role of Maria.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6211 Hollywood Boulevard for live performance or theater27 February 1985

Patsy Cline
singer, accident, air crash

Real/Birth Name:
Virginia Patterson Hensley
Nickname(s):
Ginny
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
30
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Died in an airplane crash. Also killed - Hankshaw Hawkins, Cowboy Copas. Songs I Fall to Pieces, Crazy, which was written by Willie Nelson.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6160 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry3 August 1999

Robert Parker
writer, educator

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Brown Parker
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

The Spenser mysteries, basis for the TV series Spenser: For Hire. Also a series of Jesse Stone novels.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Glenn Gould
musician, composer, writer

Real/Birth Name:
Glenn Herbert Gould
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
50, 9 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pianist. Keyboard music of Johann Sebastian Bach.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Clifton Williams
aviator, accident, air crash

Real/Birth Name:
Clifton Curtis Williams Jr.
Nickname(s):
C.C.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
35, 9 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Test pilot. Trained to be an astronaut. Died in a plane crash due to mechanical failure of an aileron.

Richard Herd
soap, actor

Real/Birth Name:
Richard Herd Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies All the President's Men, Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil, The Mule, The China Syndrome. TV series Seinfeld, T.J. Hooker, Knots Landing, SeaQuest 2032, Star Trek: Voyager.

Mehmood
actor, comedy

Real/Birth Name:
Mehmood Ali
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23

Brief Facts:

Indian "Bollywood" actor and comedian who made over 300 films.

Johnny Podres
baseball, coach

Real/Birth Name:
John Joseph Podres
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Left-handed pitcher. Teams Brooklyn Dodgers, Los Angeles Dodgers, Detroit Tigers, San Diego Padres. Pitching coach after retirement.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6807 Hollywood Boulevard (special)20 June 2008 as a member of team Los Angeles Dodgers.

Eagle Day
football

Real/Birth Name:
Herman Sidney Day
Nickname(s):
Eagle
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Punter. Teams University of Mississippi, Winnipeg Blue Bombers, Washington Redskins, Calgary Stampeders, Toronto Argonauts.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Maury Wills
baseball, manager

Real/Birth Name:
Maurice Morning Wills
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Shortstop. Teams Los Angeles Dodgers, Pittsburgh Pirates, Montreal Expos. Manager team Seattle Mariners.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6807 Hollywood Boulevard (special)20 June 2008 as a member of team Los Angeles Dodgers.

Felicia Farr
actor, model

Real/Birth Name:
Olive Dines
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Jack Lemmon, until his death.
Younger than Jack Lemmon by 7 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies Charley Varrick, Kiss Me, Stupid, Kotch.

Pete Drake
musician, country, producer, business

Real/Birth Name:
Roddis Franklin Drake
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
55
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Steel guitar. Record label owner. Songs (I Never Promised You A) Rose Garden, Behind Closed Doors, Lay Lady Lay, Stand by Your Man.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Dottie West
singer, country, accident, vehicle crash

Real/Birth Name:
Dorothy Marie Marsh
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
58
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23

Brief Facts:

Sang duets with Kenny Rogers. Song Country Sunshine as an advertisement for Coca-Cola. Died of injuries in a car accident.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Dick Gregory
activist, writer, actor, comedy

Real/Birth Name:
Richard Claxton Gregory
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie House Party.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1650 Vine Street for live performance or theater15 February 2015
St. Louis Walk of Fame A star at 6611 Delmar Boulevard

Jake Garn
Senator, space, aviator, writer

Real/Birth Name:
Edwin Jacob Garn
Also Known As:
Sen. E. Jake Garn
Nickname(s):
Jake
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Senator from Utah, 1974 to 1993. Republican. Flew on shuttle Discovery, April 1985. Was severely affected by "space sickness" on the flight.

Space Missions:

STS-51-D
Shuttle Discovery, launched April 12, 1985

Duration: 6d 23h.

Ned Jarrett
auto racing, NASCAR, sports analyst

Real/Birth Name:
Ned A. Jarrett
Nickname(s):
Gentleman Ned Jarrett
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

NASCAR driver and two-time champion.

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Red Farmer
NASCAR, auto racing

Real/Birth Name:
Charles Lawrence Farmer
Nickname(s):
Red
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Birth date in dispute, possibly 1928 or 1932. He was a passenger in the helicopter crash at Talladega Speedway that took the life of Davey Allison but suffered only broken bones.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Robert Reed
actor, director, AIDS

Real/Birth Name:
John Robert Rietz
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
59
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Role of the father Mike Brady in the TV series The Brady Bunch. Died of AIDS.

Roosevelt Brown
football, coach

Real/Birth Name:
Roosevelt Brown Jr.
Nickname(s):
Rosey
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Offensive tackle. Teams Morgan State University, New York Giants.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

J.D. Roberts
football, coach

Real/Birth Name:
John David Roberts
Also Known As:
J. D. Roberts
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Team University of Oklahoma. Coach, team New Orleans Saints.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Johnny Lattner
football

Real/Birth Name:
John Joseph Lattner
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Team University of Notre Dame as halfback. Team Pittsburgh Steelers one year, 1954.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Stephen Covey
writer, business

Real/Birth Name:
Stephen Richards Covey
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Books The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, First Things First, Principle-Centered Leadership, The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Families, The 8th Habit..

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Sylvia Plath
poet, writer, suicide

Real/Birth Name:
Sylvia Plath
Also Known As:
Sylvia Plath Hughes
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
30
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

mother of
wife of
Ted Hughes, until she died.
Younger than Ted Hughes by 2 years.

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Portry collection books The Colossus and Other Poems, Ariel.. Pulitzer Prize for the Colossus work, posthumously, in 1982. Suicide by carbon monoxide poisoning, with her head in a gas oven.

John Clark
actor, director, Broadway, Tony Award

Real/Birth Name:
Ivan John Clark
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88, 30 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Lynn Redgrave by 10 years.
father of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Broadway plays California Suite, Shakespeare for My Father. Movies Jagged Edge, The Lords of Magick.

Tommy Makem
singer, musician

Real/Birth Name:
Thomas James Makem
Nickname(s):
The Bard of Armagh
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Irish folk singer, moved to the US in 1955. Song Four Green Fields. Group The Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem. Played the long necked 5 string banjo and tin whistle and border pipes.

Stonewall Jackson (musician)
country, singer

Real/Birth Name:
Stonewall Jackson
Also Known As:
Wade Jackson
David Waymond Jackson
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88, 25 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Named for the Confederate soldier,. Songs Waterloo, B.J. the D.J., Me and You and a Dog Named Boo.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Ben Bova
writer

Real/Birth Name:
Benjamin William Bova
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88, 23 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Science fiction and nonfiction. Former editor of magazine Analog: Science Fiction and Science Fact. Books Jupiter, Saturn. Won 6 Hugo Awards.

Roy Scheider
actor, producer

Real/Birth Name:
Roy Richard Scheider
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Jaws, Jaws 2, All That Jazz, The Punisher, The Rainmaker, Klute, 2010, The French Connection. TV series SeaQuest DSV.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Clyde McPhatter
musician, blues, composer

Real/Birth Name:
Clyde Lensley McPhatter
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
39
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Formed group The Drifters. Album The Forgotten Angel.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hit Parade Hall of Fame 2009 as a member of group The Drifters.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 1988 as a member of group The Drifters.
The Vocal Group Hall of Fame 2000 as a member of group The Drifters.

Petula Clark
actor, singer, composer

Real/Birth Name:
Petula Sally Olwen Clark
Nickname(s):
Pet
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
88, 16 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Songs Downtown, Don't Sleep in the Subway Darling, I Know a Place. CBE in 1998.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Richard Dawson
tv, actor, game show

Real/Birth Name:
Colin Lionel Emm
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Younger than Diana Dors by 1 year.

Brief Facts:

TV game show host, TV series Family Feud. TV show Hogan's Heroes. Movie The Running Man.

Robert Vaughn
actor, director, writer

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Francis Vaughn
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83, 11 days before his 84th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series The Man from U.N.C.L.E.. Movies The Towering Inferno, The Magnificent Seven, Superman III, Black Moon Rising.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6633 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry24 July 1998

Jody Reynolds
singer

Real/Birth Name:
Ralph Joseph Reynolds
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
75, 26 days before his 76th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Song Endless Sleep.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Palm Springs Walk of Stars A star at 100 S. Palm Canyon Drive8 December 1999

Little Richard
singer

Real/Birth Name:
Richard Wayne Penniman
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Songs Tutti Frutti, Long Tall Sally, Good Golly Miss Molly.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6840 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry

Ellen Burstyn
actor, producer, dancer, Broadway, Tony Award

Real/Birth Name:
Edna Rae Gillooley
Also Known As:
Ellen McRae
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
87, 6 days before her 88th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Interstellar, Playing by Heart, The Last Picture Show, The Exorcist, The Wicker Man, Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood. TV series The Jackie Gleason Show, The Book of Daniel. Tony Award for Broadway play Same Time, Next Year.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Morton Downey Jr.
actor, composer, singer

Real/Birth Name:
Sean Morton Downey Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
68
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

Movie Predator 2. Host of TV show Morton Downey Jr. Show controversial talk show.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Palm Springs Walk of Stars A star at 101 S. Palm Canyon Drive10 October 1998

Bob Pettit
basketball

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Lee Pettit Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87, 11 days before his 88th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:
Height:
6 feet 9 inches (205.74 cm)

Brief Facts:

Power forward / center. Teams Louisiana State University, Milwaukee / St. Louis Hawks.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

St. Louis Walk of Fame A star at 6172 Delmar Boulevard

Abbe Lane
actor, singer, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
Abigail Francine Lassman
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
87, 13 days before her 88th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Younger than Xavier Cugat by 32 years.

Brief Facts:

Movie Twilight Zone: The Movie. Singer with Xavier Cugat. Broadway theatre.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6385 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry

John Hillerman
actor

Real/Birth Name:
John Benedict Hillerman
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87, 19 days before his 88th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series Magnum, P.I., One Day at a Time, Ellery Queen, Valerie. Movies Chinatown, Paper Moon, Blazing Saddles.

Nichelle Nichols
actor, producer

Real/Birth Name:
Grace Nichols
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
87, 27 days before her 88th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series Star Trek in role of Uhura TV series Heroes. Movies Star Trek: The Motion Picture, Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, Star Trek III: The Search for Spock, Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home, Star Trek V: The Final Frontier, Snow Dogs.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6633 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry9 January 1992

Don James
football, coach

Real/Birth Name:
Donald Earl James
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Head coach at teams Kent State University, University of Washington.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

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