People Who Were Born in the Year 1933:

(133 found)

Corny Collins
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Gisela Szymanski
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age:
87 or 88
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

German actress. Despite the name being the same, not connected to the character in the movie and musical play Hairspray.

Joe Orton
writer, murdered

Real/Birth Name:
John Kingsley Orton
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
34
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Play What the Butler Saw. His partner bludgeoned him to death at their home in Islington, London, with nine hammer blows to the head, and then killed himself with an overdose of Nembutal.

Oleg Makarov
space

Real/Birth Name:
Oleg Grigoriyevich Makarov
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Cosmonaut.

Space Missions:

Charles Osgood
radio, tv, news, commentator, poet, writer, columnist, musician, singer, tv

Real/Birth Name:
Charles Osgood Wood III
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Radio program The Osgood File and host of TV program CBS Sunday Morning. Known for wearing a bowtie and relating stories in poetic verse or playing piano and singing. Closes his programs with "I'll see you on the radio".

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Goldie Hill
singer, country

Real/Birth Name:
Argolda Voncile Hill
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Carl Smith, until she died.
Younger than Carl Smith by 5 years.

Brief Facts:

Song I Let the Stars Get in My Eyes.

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J.C. Caroline
football

Real/Birth Name:
James C. Caroline
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

NFL team Chicago Bears.

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Shari Lewis
tv, kids, puppeteer, writer

Real/Birth Name:
Shari Hurwitz
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
65
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Children's program with puppet Lambchop. Wrote books for children.

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Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6743 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry18 August 1976

Ray Dolby
inventor, scientist, engineer

Real/Birth Name:
Ray Milton Dolby
Also Known As:
Dr. Dolby
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:

Engineer and physicist. Inventor of sound technology for theaters. Awarded an honorary OBE, Order of Officer of the British Empire, by Queen Elizabeth II in 1987.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6801 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry22 January 2015

Chita Rivera
actor, dancer, singer, Broadway, Tony Award

Real/Birth Name:
Delores Conchita Figueroa del Rivero
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Won Tony Award for role of Aurora in the play Kiss of the Spider Woman on Broadway. Movie musical Sweet Charity.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Corazon Aquino
politician, activist, painter

Real/Birth Name:
María Corazón Sumúlong Cojuangco
Nickname(s):
Cory
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

President of the Philippines. Responsible for many constitutional and political reforms.

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Jerry Buss
business, basketball

Real/Birth Name:
Gerald Hatten Buss
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80, 22 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Majority owner of team Los Angeles Lakers.

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Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6801 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry30 October 2006

Betty Foley
singer, country

Real/Birth Name:
Betty Foley
Also Known As:
Betty Foley Cummins
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
57
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
mother of
aunt of
grand aunt of
aunt of
daughter of
daughter of
half-sister of
Older than Shirley Boone by 1 year.

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

A duet with father Red Foley song As Far as I'm Concerned. Song Old Moon. Radio show Barn Dance.

William Manlove
football, coach

Real/Birth Name:
William B. Manlove Jr.
Also Known As:
Bill Manlove
Nickname(s):
Bill
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Coach, teams Widener University, Delaware Valley College, La Salle University.

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Kim Novak
soap, actor, model, style

Real/Birth Name:
Marilyn Pauline Novak
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Vertigo, Bell, Book and Candle, The Great Bank Robbery, The Eddy Duchin Story, Picnic, Pal Joey. TV series Falcon Crest.

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Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6332 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry

Yoko Ono
painter, writer, activist, musician

Real/Birth Name:
Ono Yoko
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
John Lennon, until his death.
Older than John Lennon by 7 years.
mother of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Albums with her husband Milk and Honey, Double Fantasy.

Nina Simone
singer, jazz, activist

Real/Birth Name:
Eunice Kathleen Waymon
Also Known As:
Dr. Nina Simone
Nickname(s):
The High Priestess of Soul
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Unusually low vocal range. Civil rights activist. Songs My Baby Just Cares for Me, I Put a Spell on You, Four Women, I Loves You Porgy, Feeling Good, Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood, Sinnerman, To Be Young, Gifted and Black, Ain't Got No/I Got Life, I Want a Little Sugar in My Bowl.

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Katharine, Duchess of Kent
royalty

Real/Birth Name:
Katharine Lucy Mary Worsley
Also Known As:
Katharine Kent
Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Kent
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Became a Catholic. Gave awards at Wimbledon.

Raymond Berry
football, coach

Real/Birth Name:
Raymond Emmett Berry Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

End, teams Southern Methodist University, Baltimore Colts. As coach, teams Dallas Cowboys, University of Arkansas, Detroit Lions, Cleveland Browns, New England Patriots, Denver Broncos.

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Lee Radziwill
socialite, style, actor

Real/Birth Name:
Caroline Lee Bouvier
Also Known As:
Caroline Lee Ross
Caroline Lee Canfield
Caroline Lee Radziwiłł
Princess Lee Radziwiłł
Princess Lee Radziwill
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85, 16 days before her 86th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

aunt of
younger sister of
Younger than Jackie Kennedy by 3 years.
aunt of
aunt of
aunt of

Brief Facts:

Interior decorator.

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Bob Anderson
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Robert J. Anderson
Also Known As:
Bobbie Anderson
Bobby Anderson
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:

Brief Facts:

Movie It's a Wonderful Life in role of young George Bailey. Movies Young People, The Bishop's Wife, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn.

Lloyd Price
singer, R&B

Real/Birth Name:
Lloyd Price
Nickname(s):
Mr. Personality
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Songs Personality, Lawdy Miss Clawdy, Stagger Lee, I'm Gonna Get Married.

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Ralph Emery
country, dj, radio, tv

Real/Birth Name:
Walter Ralph Emery
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Late-night country music disc jockey on Nashville's station WSM-AM. Host of TV show Pop! Goes the Country.

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Michael Caine
actor, knighted, producer

Real/Birth Name:
Maurice Joseph Micklewhite
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Mr. Destiny, The Last Witch Hunter, Going in Style, Jaws: The Revenge, Kingsman: The Secret Service, Interstellar, Alfie, The Man Who Would Be King, Hannah and Her Sisters, Batman Begins, The Dark Knight, The Cider House Rules, The Holcroft Covenant, The Eagle Has Landed, The Dark Knight Rises. Role of Batman's butler.

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Quincy Jones
musician, composer, bandleader, activist, producer

Real/Birth Name:
Quincy Delight Jones Jr.
Nickname(s):
Q
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Peggy Lipton by 13 years.
father of
father of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Trumpeter. Producer of the Michael Jackson album Off the Wall. Composed songs Chump Change, Soul Bossa Nova.

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Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1500 Vine Street for contributions to the recording industry14 March 1980

Ruth Bader Ginsburg
judge, lawyer

Real/Birth Name:
Joan Ruth Bader
Nickname(s):
The Notorious R.B.G.
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Associate Justice of the Supreme Court from August 10, 1993 until her death. Nominated by president Clinton.

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Philip Roth
writer

Real/Birth Name:
Philip Milton Roth
Gender:
Male
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-husband of
Younger than Claire Bloom by 2 years.

Brief Facts:

Books The Human Stain, Portnoy's Complaint. Wrote novella Goodbye, Columbus. Pulitzer Prize for book American Pastoral. Movie The Human Stain.

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Renee Taylor
actor, Broadway, writer, director

Real/Birth Name:
Renée Adorée Wexler
Also Known As:
Renée Taylor
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV shows The Nanny, How I Met Your Mother.

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May Britt
actor, painter

Real/Birth Name:
Maybritt Wilkens
Also Known As:
Mai Britt
MayBritt Wilkens
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Younger than Sammy Davis Jr. by 7 years.

Brief Facts:

Swedish. First name rhymes with "eye." Movies Young Lions, Murder, Inc.. Also a painter.

Lee Mendelson
producer

Real/Birth Name:
Lee Mendelson
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Animated TV show A Charlie Brown Christmas and over 40 Peanuts animated specials.

Anita Carter
singer, country

Real/Birth Name:
Ina Anita Carter
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
66
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

aunt of
younger sister of
Younger than Helen Carter by 5 years.
younger sister of
Younger than June Carter Cash by 3 years.
daughter of

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

Songs Down the Trail of Achin' Hearts, Blue Bird Island, I Got You. Group Carter Family.

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Bill France Jr.
auto racing, NASCAR

Real/Birth Name:
William Clifton France
Nickname(s):
Little Bill
Bill Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

Head of NASCAR 1972 - 2000.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Wayne Rogers
actor, producer, writer, director

Real/Birth Name:
William Wayne McMillan Rogers III
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series M*A*S*H, Murder, She Wrote, City of Angels, Stagecoach West. Movie Cool Hand Luke.

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Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 7018 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry13 December 2005

Elizabeth Montgomery
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Elizabeth Victoria Montgomery
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
62, 33 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Younger than Gig Young by 19 years.
wife of
daughter of

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

Famed for twitching her nose on TV series Bewitched. Many appearances on her father's TV show Robert Montgomery Presents. Movies A Case of Rape, The Legend of Lizzie Borden, How to Stuff a Wild Bikini, Black Widow Murders.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6533 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry4 January 2008

Roy Clark
singer, musician, country, tv, actor

Real/Birth Name:
Roy Linwood Clark
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Co-host of TV show Hee Haw with Buck Owens. TV series The Beverly Hillbillies. Movies Matilda, Freeway. Guitarist and banjo and mandolin.

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

Jayne Mansfield
actor, model, accident, playmate, vehicle crash

Real/Birth Name:
Vera Jane Palmer
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
34
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

mother of
ex-wife of
Younger than Mickey Hargitay by 7 years.

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Died in a car accident. Movies Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?, The Girl Can't Help It. Playboy Playmate of the Month February 1955.

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Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6328 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry

Jerry Leiber
lyricist

Real/Birth Name:
Jerome Leiber
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Wrote the words to songs Hound Dog, Jailhouse Rock, Young Blood, Searchin', Yakety Yak, On Broadway, There Goes My Baby, Charlie Brown, Along Came Jones, Poison Ivy. Duo Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller.

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Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 7083 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry3 November 1994 as a member of group Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller.

Carol Burnett
actor, singer, comedy, tv, Broadway, writer

Real/Birth Name:
Carol Creighton Burnett
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

mother of
wife of
Joe Hamilton, until his death.
Younger than Joe Hamilton by 4 years.

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

TV series The Carol Burnett Show. Movies The Four Seasons, Annie. Broadway plays Same Time, Next Year, Once Upon a Mattress.

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Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6439 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry21 May 1975

Rod McKuen
poet, singer, musician, composer

Real/Birth Name:
Rodney Marvin McKuen
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Published many volumes of poetry.

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Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1501 Vine Street for contributions to the recording industry

Willie Nelson
singer, composer, radio, dj, activist, business, actor

Real/Birth Name:
Willie Hugh Nelson
Nickname(s):
Red-Headed Stranger
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Composed songs Crazy, Hello Walls. Songs Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain, Mammas Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys, Always on My Mind. Member of group The Highwaymen. Movies The Electric Horseman, Stagecoach, Wag the Dog, Electric Horseman, Barbarossa, The Dukes of Hazzard. Group The Cherokee Cowboys. Once a disc jockey for Vancouver (Washington) station KVAN and in Fort Worth, Texas. Developed a bio-diesel business. Originated Farm Aid concerts in 1985.

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Alex Cord
actor, western

Real/Birth Name:
Alexander Viespi
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Joanna Pettet by 9 years.

Brief Facts:

Movie Stagecoach. TV series Airwolf.

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James Brown
singer, composer, bandleader, actor, criminal

Real/Birth Name:
James Joseph Brown Jr.
Nickname(s):
The Godfather of Soul
The Hardest Working Man in Show Business
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Song I Got You (I Feel Good). Served 26 months for a high speed chase, in Georgia, 1988.

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Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1501 Vine Street for contributions to the recording industry10 January 1997

Johnny Unitas
football

Real/Birth Name:
John Constantine Unitas
Nickname(s):
The Golden Arm
Johnny U
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback, pro team Baltimore Colts. Record of throwing a touchdown pass in 47 consecutive games (between 1956-1960).

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Louis Farrakhan
religion, musician

Real/Birth Name:
Louis Eugene Walcott
Also Known As:
Louis X
Louis Farrakhan Muhammad Sr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

At age 14 he won the TV show (as a violinist) Ted Mack Amateur Hour. Leader of Nation of Islam. October 1995 Farrakhan held the historic Million Man March in Washington, DC.

Siân Phillips
musician, singer, actor, radio, Broadway, Tony Award

Real/Birth Name:
Jane Elizabeth Ailwên Phillips
Also Known As:
Sian Phillips
Dame Siân Phillips
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Younger than Peter O'Toole by less than 1 year.
ex-wife of
Older than Robin Sachs by 17 years.

Brief Facts:

Welsh. London stage musicals Pal Joey, Marlene. Movies Dune, Goodbye, Mr. Chips, Clash of the Titans. Album Lili Marlene. Awarded the CBE in the 2000 Queen's Birthday Honours List, and Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire in the 2016 New Year Honours.

Constance Towers
actor, singer, Broadway, soap

Real/Birth Name:
Constance Mary Towers
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
John Gavin, until his death.
Younger than John Gavin by 2 years.

Brief Facts:

TV series General Hospital, Perry Mason. Broadway musicals The Sound of Music, Ari, The King and I. Movies The Relic, A Perfect Murder.

Joan Collins
soap, actor, producer

Real/Birth Name:
Joan Henrietta Collins
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Younger than Anthony Newley by 1 year.
older sister of
Older than Jackie Collins by 4 years.

Brief Facts:

TV series Dynasty. Movie Empire of the Ants.

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Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6901 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry14 December 1983

John Karlen
actor, soap, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
John Adam Karlewicz
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie Pennies from Heaven. TV series Dark Shadows, Cagney & Lacey. Broadway play Sweet Bird of Youth.

Zelda Rubinstein
soap, actor, little person, activist

Real/Birth Name:
Zelda May Rubinstein
Also Known As:
Zelda Rubenstein
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:
Height:
4 feet 3 inches (129.54 cm)

Brief Facts:

Movies Poltergeist, Poltergeist II: The Other Side, Poltergeist III, Anguish. TV series Picket Fences, Santa Barbara.

Alan Ameche
football

Real/Birth Name:
Lino Dante Ameche
Nickname(s):
The Iron Horse
The Horse
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
55
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Team University of Wisconsin as fullback. Team Baltimore Colts.

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Charles Wilson
US Representative

Real/Birth Name:
Charles Nesbitt Wilson
Nickname(s):
Charlie
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

US House of Representatives, Texas, 2nd district, from 1973 to 1996. Democratic party. Subject of movie Charlie Wilson's War.

Joan Rivers
tv, comedy, Broadway, Tony Award, writer, director

Real/Birth Name:
Joan Alexandra Molinsky
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Goosed, Lady Boss. Voice actor in multiple animated films and shows.

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Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 7000 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry26 July 1989

F. Lee Bailey
lawyer, writer, tv

Real/Birth Name:
Francis Lee Bailey
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21

Brief Facts:

Famed lawyer, involved in some high profile cases. Famous clients: Patty Hearst, O.J. Simpson, the Boston Strangler (Albert DeSalvo), Dr. Sam Sheppard. Book The Defense Never Rests. Host of TV show Good Company.

Gene Wilder
actor, singer, writer, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
Jerome Silberman
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Gilda Radner, until her earlier death.
Older than Gilda Radner by 13 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies Blazing Saddles, Young Frankenstein, Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, The Woman in Red.

Eddie Adams
photographer

Real/Birth Name:
Edward Thomas Adams
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pulitzer Prize winner for picture of a South Vietnamese officer shooting a North Vietnamese prisoner in the head.

Rappin' Granny
rapper, actor

Real/Birth Name:
Vivian Lee Smallwood
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84, 34 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series America's Got Talent.

Viktor Patsayev
space, accident, Soyuz 11

Real/Birth Name:
Viktor Ivanovich Patsayev
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
38, 10 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Soviet cosmonaut. Failed reentry from a mission to Salyut 1, and lost cabin air, killing the crew of 3.

Space Missions:

Salyut 1 (1971)
The first space station of any kind
Soyuz 11 (1971) - Died on reentry; air leaked out
The only manned mission to board the world's first space station, Salyut 1. Arrived at the Salyut 1 station on 7 June 1971 and departed on 29 June. The capsule lost cabin pressure reentering, killing all 3 cosmonauts.
Soyuz 7

Danny Aiello
actor, singer

Real/Birth Name:
Daniel Louis Aiello Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Hudson Hawk, Bang the Drum Slowly, Lobster Farm, Do the Right Thing. Album I Just Wanted to Hear the Words.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Gary Crosby
singer, actor, writer

Real/Birth Name:
Gary Evan Crosby
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
62
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

son of
nephew of
uncle of
older brother of
Older than Dennis Crosby by 1 year.
son of
half-brother of
Older than Harry Crosby by 25 years.
older brother of
Older than Lindsay Crosby by 4 years.
half-brother of
Older than Mary Crosby by 26 years.
half-brother of
Older than Nathaniel Crosby by 28 years.
older brother of
Older than Phillip Crosby by 1 year.

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

Eldest son. Movies Chill Factor, Battle at Bloody Beach, Operation Bikini. TV series Adam-12. Named after Gary Cooper.

Donald Westlake
writer

Real/Birth Name:
Donald Edwin Westlake
Also Known As:
Richard Stark
Tucker Coe
Samuel Holt
Edwin West
John B. Allan
Judson Jack Carmichael
Curt Clark
Timothy J. Culver
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:

Author of over 90 books, many were mystery novels. Movies adapted from his novels: Point Blank, Payback, What's the Worst That Could Happen?.

Patsy Byrne
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Patricia Byrne
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80, 26 days before her 81st birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Les Miserables (1998), David Copperfield, July 13, 1933.

Buddy Knox
singer, composer

Real/Birth Name:
Buddy Wayne Knox
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
65
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Song Party Doll penned at age 12.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Bert Convy
actor, tv, singer, baseball, Broadway, game show

Real/Birth Name:
Bernard Whalen Convy
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
57, 8 days before his 58th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV game shows hosting Super Password, Win, Lose or Draw, Tattletales. Movie The Cannonball Run. Member of the 1950s vocal band The Cheers, with the song Black Denim Trousers and Motorcycle Boots. Minor league baseball team Philadelphia Phillies. Broadway plays Fiddler on the Roof, The Impossible Years, Cabaret.

John Aniston
actor, soap

Real/Birth Name:
Yannis Antonios Anastassakis
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

father of
ex-husband of
Older than Nancy Dow by 2 years.

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

TV show Days of Our Lives.

Nick Reynolds
singer, musician, folk

Real/Birth Name:
Nicholas Wells Reynolds
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Guitarist. Founding member of folk music group The Kingston Trio. Songs Where Have All the Flowers Gone, Tom Dooley, Hard, Ain't It Hard, The Ballad of Reuben James, Scotch and Soda, The Tijuana Jail, Greenback Dollar, A Worried Man, M.T.A., The Reverend Mr. Black. Album The Kingston Trio at Large.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Edd Byrnes
actor, singer

Real/Birth Name:
Edward Byrne Breitenberger
Also Known As:
Edward Byrnes
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

In TV show 77 Sunset Strip in role of Kookie. Movies Grease, Troop Beverly Hills.

Dom DeLuise
actor, writer, singer, director, producer, comedy, cook, tv

Real/Birth Name:
Dominick DeLuise
Also Known As:
Dom De Luise
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Carol Arthur, until he died.
Older than Carol Arthur by 2 years.
father of
father of
father of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies Blazing Saddles, The Muppet Movie, Cannonball Run II, The Glass Bottom Boat, Robin Hood: Men in Tights. TV show The Dom DeLuise Show. Voice actor, many cartoon programs and movies. Cookbook author.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1765 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry6 May 1985

Jerry Pournelle
writer, columnist

Real/Birth Name:
Jerry Eugene Pournelle
Also Known As:
Wade Curtis
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84, 32 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Science fiction books Footfall, Lucifer's Hammer, Janissaries. Also novels with Larry Niven- including The Mote in God's Eye. Column Chaos Manorin magazine Byte.

Rocky Colavito
baseball

Real/Birth Name:
Rocco Domenico ColavitoJr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Outfielder, right field. Eleven consecutive 20-home run seasons. Teams Cleveland Indians, Detroit Tigers, Kansas City Athletics, Chicago White Sox, Los Angeles Dodgers, New York Yankees.

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.

Jerry Falwell
religion, educator, writer

Real/Birth Name:
Jerry Lamon Falwell Sr.
Also Known As:
Jerry Lamon Falwell
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:

Founder of Liberty University and Moral Majority.

Billie Jean Horton
singer, country

Real/Birth Name:
Billie Jean Jones
Also Known As:
Billie Jean Jones Eshliman Williams Horton Berlin
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Hank Williams, until his death.
Younger than Hank Williams by 9 years.
wife of
Johnny Horton, until his death.
Younger than Johnny Horton by 8 years.

Brief Facts:

Widow of two country music greats. Album Ocean of Tears.

Parnelli Jones
auto racing, business, NASCAR

Real/Birth Name:
Rufus Parnell Jones
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Won Indianapolis 500 in 1963. Six IndyCar wins and twelve pole positions, four wins in 34 NASCAR starts.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Bobby Helms
singer, country

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Lee Helms
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
63
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Songs Jingle Bell Rock, Fraulein, My Special Angel.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Jim Lange
tv, actor, radio, game show

Real/Birth Name:
Jim Lange
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Nancy Fleming, until he died.
Older than Nancy Fleming by 8 years.

Brief Facts:

TV game shows The Dating Game, Card Sharks, Hollywood Squares.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Lori Nelson
actor, model

Real/Birth Name:
Dixie Kay Nelson
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
87, 8 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Johnny Mann, until his earlier death.
Younger than Johnny Mann by 4 years.

Brief Facts:

TV series How to Marry a Millionaire. Movies Revenge of the Creature, Ma and Pa Kettle at the Fair, Francis Goes to West Point.

Mike Seeger
singer, folk

Real/Birth Name:
Mike Seeger
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
75, 8 days before his 76th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

half-brother of
Younger than Pete Seeger by 14 years.

Brief Facts:

Founder of group New Lost City Ramblers. Played nstruments autoharp, banjo, fiddle, dulcimer, guitar, mouth harp, mandolin, dobro, jaw harp, and pan pipes.

Julie Newmar
actor, dancer, singer, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
Julia Chalene Newmeyer
Also Known As:
Charlene Jesmer
Julie Neumar
Julie Newmeyer
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Role of Catwoman on TV series Batman. Broadway in Li'l Abner in role as Stupefyin' Jones. Movie Seven Brides for Seven Brothers.

Stuart Roosa
space, aviator

Real/Birth Name:
Stuart Allen Roosa
Nickname(s):
Stu
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
61
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Test pilot and astronaut. Apollo 14 - orbited the moon in the CSM.

Space Missions:

Apollo 14 (1971)
Third moon landing, in Fra Mauro.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Glenn Corbett
soap, actor

Real/Birth Name:
Glenn Edwin Rothenburg
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
59
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie Shenandoah. TV series Dallas, The Road West, Route 66. Lung cancer.

Roman Polanski
director, producer, writer, actor, criminal

Real/Birth Name:
Rajmund Roman Thierry Polański
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Sharon Tate, until her death.
Older than Sharon Tate by 9 years.

Brief Facts:

Naturalized citizen of France. Movies Rosemary's Baby, Knife in the Water, Chinatown, The Pianist. Pleaded guilty to sex with a minor, fled to Europe.

Debra Paget
actor, singer, dancer

Real/Birth Name:
Debralee Griffin
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:
Height:
5 feet 2 inches (157.48 cm)

Brief Facts:

Movies Love Me Tender, Broken Arrow (1950), The Ten Commandments, Prince Valiant, The Indian Tomb.

Tom Skerritt
actor, director

Real/Birth Name:
Thomas Alderton Skerritt
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Steel Magnolias, The Other Sister, Alien, Picket Fences, Top Gun, A River Runs Through It, Poison Ivy, Poltergeist III, At Middleton. TV series Cheers, Picket Fences.

Ann Richards
governor

Real/Birth Name:
Dorothy Ann Willis
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73, 12 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Governor of Texas before George W. Bush. Keynote speech at 1988 Democrat convention.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Conway Twitty
singer, country

Real/Birth Name:
Harold Lloyd Jenkins
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
59
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Songs Louisiana Woman, Mississippi Man, Hello Darlin', Danny Boy.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Yevgeny Khrunov
space

Real/Birth Name:
Yevgeny Vassilyevich Khrunov
Nickname(s):
Zhenya
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
66
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Cosmonaut.

Space Missions:

Soyuz 4 - Return only

Harve Presnell
actor, singer, opera, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
George Harvey Presnell
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Fargo, Face/Off, Saving Private Ryan. TV series Andy Barker, P.I., Dawson's Creek, The Defenders, Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman. Brooadway musical Annie in role of Daddy Warbucks.

Henry Darrow
actor, soap

Real/Birth Name:
Enrique Tomás Delgado Jiménez
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie Maverick. TV series One Life to Live.

Twinkle Watts
actor, unusual name, western

Real/Birth Name:
Janne Watts
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Trail of Kit Carson, Sheriff of Sundown, Corpus Christi Bandits.

Fred Willard
actor, writer, comedy, soap

Real/Birth Name:
Frederick Charles Willard
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies The Magic of Belle Isle, Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, A Mighty Wind, Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me. TV series Everybody Loves Raymond, The Bold and the Beautiful, Modern Family.

Jimmie Rodgers (pop singer)
singer

Real/Birth Name:
James Frederick Rodgers
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Sometimes considered rock 'n' roll. Songs Honeycomb, Kisses Sweeter than Wine, Oh-Oh, I'm Falling in Love Again. Injured by a severe beating in 1967.

Robert Blake
actor, accused, western

Real/Birth Name:
Michael James Vijencio Gubitosi
Also Known As:
Bobby Blake
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23

Brief Facts:

Role of Little Beaver on TV series Red Ryder as a child. Arrested for murder of his wife. Acquitted.

Scotty Bowman
hockey, coach

Real/Birth Name:
William Scott Bowman
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Teams Chicago Blackhawks, St. Louis Blues, Montreal Canadiens, Buffalo Sabres, Pittsburgh Penguins, Detroit Red Wings.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

David McCallum
actor

Real/Birth Name:
David Keith McCallum
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Jill Ireland by 2 years.

Brief Facts:

TV series NCIS, The Man from U.N.C.L.E., The Education of Max Bickford, The Invisible Man. Movies The Great Escape, A Night to Remember.

Donna Douglas
actor, model, singer

Real/Birth Name:
Doris Ione Smith
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series Beverly Hillbillies. Movies Career, Frankie and Johnny. "Miss New Orleans" in 1957. Gospel singer.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Will Sampson
actor, painter, rodeo

Real/Birth Name:
William Sampson
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
53
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:
Height:
6 feet 4 inches (193.04 cm)

Brief Facts:

Full-blooded Muscogee/Creek Native American. A bull rider in rodeos. Movies One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Fish Hawk, Firewalker, Poltergeist II: The Other Side, Orca, The White Buffalo, The Outlaw Josey Wales. TV series Vega$.

Cissy Houston
singer

Real/Birth Name:
Emily Drinkard
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

grandmother of
aunt of
aunt of
mother of
ex-wife of
Younger than John Houston by 13 years.
sister of
Younger than Lee Drinkard by 12 or 13 years.
mother of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Gospel singer. Album Presenting Cissy Houston. Member of gospel group The Drinkard Singers and backup singer group The Sweet Inspirations.

Jay Sebring
murdered, style

Real/Birth Name:
Thomas John Kummer
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
35
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Hairdresser. Friend (former fiance) of Sharon Tate Polanski. Killed with her by group Manson's "Family".

Jeanine Deckers
singer, religion, folk, musician, suicide, overdose

Real/Birth Name:
Jeanne-Paule Marie Deckers
Also Known As:
The Singing Nun
Sœur Sourire
Sister Luc Gabriel, O.P.
Luc Dominique
Nickname(s):
Sister Smile
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
51
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Song Dominique. Suicide by alcohol and barbiturates overdose.

William Anders
space

Real/Birth Name:
William Alison Anders
Also Known As:
William A. Anders
Nickname(s):
Bill
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Astronaut. Apollo 8 mission, orbited the moon 10 times and returned.

Space Missions:

Apollo 8 (1968)
First manned flight to Moon; CSM made 10 lunar orbits in 20 hours.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Forrest Gregg
football, coach

Real/Birth Name:
Alvis Forrest Gregg
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Offensive tackle. Teams Southern Methodist University, Green Bay Packers, Dallas Cowboys. As coach, teams San Diego Chargers, Cleveland Browns, Toronto Argonauts, Cincinnati Bengals, Green Bay Packers, Southern Methodist University, Shreveport Pirates.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Barrie Chase
actor, dancer

Real/Birth Name:
Barrie Chase
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

Movies Cape Fear (1962), It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World, The George Raft Story.

Donald Peterson
space, aviator

Real/Birth Name:
Donald Herod Peterson
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:

Fighter pilot, test pilot. Astronaut. Inaugural flight of Challenger, performed a spacewalk to test the new airlock and space suits.

Space Missions:

STS-6
Shuttle Challenger, launched April 04, 1983

Duration: 5d 0h.

Gordon Lee
actor, educator, adopted

Real/Birth Name:
Eugene Lee
Also Known As:
Eugene "Porky" Lee
Eugene Gordon Lee
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71, 9 days before his 72nd birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series Little Rascals in role of Porky. Name Gordon was a nickname given by parents.

Floyd Cramer
musician, country

Real/Birth Name:
Floyd Cramer
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
64
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pianist, known for his slip note piano style. Songs Last Date, San Antonio Rose.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Pumpsie Green
baseball

Real/Birth Name:
Elijah Jerry Green
Nickname(s):
Pumpsie
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87, 30 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Infielder for teams Boston Red Sox, New York Mets. The first black player for the Red Sox, which was the last pre-expansion team to integrate, in 1959.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Richard Loving
hero, accident, vehicle crash

Real/Birth Name:
Richard Perry Loving
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
41
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Mildred Loving, until he died.
Older than Mildred Loving by 5 years.

Brief Facts:

With his wife, plaintiffs in the landmark U.S. Supreme Court case Loving v. Virginia (1967). The Lovings were an interracial (he was white, she was African-American and Native American descent) married couple who were criminally charged under a Virginia statute banning such marriages. With the help of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), the Lovings filed suit seeking to overturn the law. In 1967, the Supreme Court ruled in their favor, striking down the Virginia statute and all state anti-miscegenation laws as unconstitutional violations of the Fourteenth Amendment. Died in a car crash, killed by a drunk driver.

Jeremy Brett
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Peter Jeremy William Huggins
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
61
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie My Fair Lady. Role as Sherlock Holmes in 41 episodes of a TV series.

Ken Berry
actor, dancer, singer

Real/Birth Name:
Kenneth Ronald Berry
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85, 28 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 Jackie Joseph by less than 1 year.

Brief Facts:

TV series F Troop, Mama's Family, Mayberry R.F.D., Dr. Kildare, The Ann Sothern Show/Broadway. Movies The Cat from Outer Space, Herbie Rides Again. Broadway musical revue Billy Barnes Revue.

Tito Francona
baseball

Real/Birth Name:
John Patsy Francona
Nickname(s):
Tito
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Outfielder/first baseman. Teams Baltimore Orioles, Chicago White Sox, Detroit Tigers, Cleveland Indians, St. Louis Cardinals, Philadelphia Phillies, Atlanta Braves, Oakland Athletics, Milwaukee Brewers.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Herb Edelman
actor, director, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
Herbert Edelman
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
62
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Louise Sorel by 6 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies The Odd Couple, Barefoot in the Park. TV series Strike Force, St. Elsewhere, Murder, She Wrote. Broadway play Barefoot in the Park.

Jackie Joseph
actor, dancer, singer, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
Sammie Jacqueline Joseph
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
87, 19 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Younger than Ken Berry by less than 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Broadway musical revue Billy Barnes Revue. TV series U.S.M.C.. Movies The Little Shop of Horrors (1960), With Six You Get Eggroll, Gremlins, Gremlins 2.

Ron Evans
space

Real/Birth Name:
Ronald Ellwin Evans Jr.
Also Known As:
Ronald Evans
Nickname(s):
Ron
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
56
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Apollo 17, orbited the moon in the CSM.

Space Missions:

Apollo 17 (1972)
Only Saturn V night launch. Landed in Taurus-Littrow. First geologist on the Moon. Final manned Moon landing.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Grant Teaff
football, coach

Real/Birth Name:
Grant Garland Teaff
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87, 14 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker in college. Coach, teams McMurry University, Angelo State University, Baylor University.

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Adrienne Corri
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Adrienne Riccoboni
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies A Clockwork Orange, Revenge of the Pink Panther, Moon Zero Two, Doctor Zhivago.

Fred Haise
space

Real/Birth Name:
Fred Wallace Haise Jr.
Nickname(s):
Pecky
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87, 12 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Ill-fated Apollo 13 flight around the moon and back.

Space Missions:

Apollo 13 (1970)
Third landing attempt aborted near the Moon, due to SM failure. Crew used LM as "life boat" to return to Earth.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Gloria Foster
actor, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
Gloria Foster
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
67
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Older than Clarence Williams III by 5 years.

Brief Facts:

TV series The Mod Squad. Movies The Matrix, The Matrix Reloaded in role of The Oracle. Broadway play Having Our Say.

Larry King
tv, radio, actor

Real/Birth Name:
Lawrence Harvey Zeigler
Also Known As:
Lawrence Harvey King
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87, 7 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV talk show host on CNN, program Larry King Live. Married to 7 women, one twice, as of 2009. Voice actor in movies Shrek 2, Shrek the Third.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6616 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry2 May 1997

Henry Hartsfield
aviator, space

Real/Birth Name:
Henry Warren Hartsfield Jr.
Nickname(s):
Hank
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Test pilot in the Air Force. Astronaut. Commanded the first Shuttle mission, using Discovery.

Space Missions:

STS-4
Shuttle Columbia, launched June 27, 1982

Duration: 7d 1h.
STS-41-D
Shuttle Discovery, launched August 30, 1984

Duration: 6d 0h.
STS-61-A
Shuttle Challenger, launched October 30, 1985

Duration: 7d 0h.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Jean Shepard
singer, composer, country

Real/Birth Name:
Ollie Imogene Shepard
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Hawkshaw Hawkins, until his earlier death.
Younger than Hawkshaw Hawkins by 11 years.

Brief Facts:

Song A Dear John Letter.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Kathryn Grant
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Olive Kathryn Grandstaff
Also Known As:
Kathryn Crosby
Kathryn Grandstaff
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
87, 1 day after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Bing Crosby, until his death.
Younger than Bing Crosby by 30 years.
mother of
mother of
mother of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies The Phenix City Story, The Guns of Fort Petticoat, Rear Window, Operation Mad Ball. Second wife of Bing Crosby after death of Dixie Lee.

Lenny Moore
football

Real/Birth Name:
Leonard Edward Moore
Nickname(s):
The Reading Rocket
Sputnik
The Reading Rambler
Lightning Lenny
Spats
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87, 1 day after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback. Teams Pennsylvania State University, Baltimore Colts.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Robert Goulet
singer, actor, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Gerard Goulet
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73, 27 days before his 74th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Younger than Carol Lawrence by 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Once teased reporters that his real name was Stanley Applebaum - it is not! Broadway musical Camelot. Song If Ever I Would Leave You. Movies Atlantic City, Mr. Wrong, The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6368 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry

Hope Lange
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Hope Elise Ross Lange
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
70, 21 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie Peyton Place won Oscar. TV series The Ghost and Mrs. Muir.

Lou Rawls
gospel, jazz, R&B, singer, actor, composer

Real/Birth Name:
Louis Allen Rawls
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie Driven. Album Love Songs - Lou Rawls. Song You'll Never Find Another Love like Mine.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6931 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry15 December 1982

Gypsy Joe
wrestling

Real/Birth Name:
Gilberto Meléndez
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Ronnie Shavlik
basketball

Real/Birth Name:
Ronald Dean Shavlik
Nickname(s):
Ron
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
49
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Center. Team New York Knicks.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Flip Wilson
comedy, female impersonator

Real/Birth Name:
Clerow Wilson
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
64, 13 days before his 65th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

One of his roles was as Geraldine.

Milt Campbell
track, football

Real/Birth Name:
Milton Gray Campbell
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Decathlete. One season, team Cleveland Browns. Olympic Gold Medal 1956.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Mako
actor, Broadway, Tony Award

Real/Birth Name:
Makoto Iwamatsu
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Japanese-American. Movies The Great Bank Robbery, Rising Sun, Highlander III: The Sorceror, Pearl Harbor, The Sand Pebbles. Broadway musical Pacific Overtures.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 7095 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry2 January 1994

Lou Adler
producer

Real/Birth Name:
Lou Adler
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
86, 17 days before his 87th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Older than Page Hannah by 30 years.
ex-husband of
Older than Shelley Fabares by 10 years.

Brief Facts:

Movie executive producer. Movie The Rocky Horror Picture Show. Also record producer.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6901 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry6 April 2006

Tim Conway
actor, comedy

Real/Birth Name:
Thomas Daniel Conway
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV shows McHale's Navy, The Carol Burnett Show.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6740 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry9 February 1989

Cicely Tyson
actor, model

Real/Birth Name:
Cicely Tyson
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
86, 23 days before her 87th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Younger than Miles Davis by 7 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies The Help, Alex Cross, Sounder, Fried Green Tomatoes, Miss Jane Pittman, Because of Winn-Dixie, The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter. TV series East Side/West Side, Sweet Justice.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 7080 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry21 August 1997

Caroll Spinney
actor, puppeteer

Real/Birth Name:
Caroll Edwin Spinney
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85, 18 days before his 86th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Puppeteer, in roles of Big Bird, Oscar the Grouch on TV series Sesame Street. Movies The Muppet Movie, The Great Muppet Caper, Big Bird in China, Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian.

Fuzzy Thurston
football

Real/Birth Name:
Frederick Charles Thurston
Also Known As:
Fred Thurston
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80, 15 days before his 81st birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

NFL teams Baltimore Colts, Green Bay Packersas a guard.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

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