People Born in the Year 1931 (130 found): Names Only

Robert Duvall
actor, producer, director, writer

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Selden Duvall
Also Known As:
Robert S. Duvall
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Brief Facts:

Movies The Judge, Countdown, To Kill a Mockingbird, True Grit, The Godfather, The Godfather: Part II, Apocalypse Now, MASH, The Eagle Has Landed, Days of Thunder, Deep Impact, Secondhand Lions, Open Range, THX 1138

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6801 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry, ceremony date: 18 September 2003
St. Louis Walk of Fame A star at 6195 Delmar Boulevard

Walter "Buddy" Davis
track, basketball

Real/Birth Name:
Walter Francis Davis
Also Known As:
Walt Davis
Nickname(s):
Buddy
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:
Height:
6 feet 8 inches (203.2 cm)

Brief Facts:

Had polio as a child. High jump. Olympic Gold Medal 1952. Forward, center, pro basketball teams Philadelphia Warriors, St. Louis Hawks

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Dickie Moore (hockey)
hockey, activist

Real/Birth Name:
Richard Winston Moore
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84, 18 days before his 85th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Teams Montreal Canadiens, Toronto Maple Leafs, St. Louis Blues, Buffalo Bisons

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

E.L. Doctorow
writer, educator

Real/Birth Name:
Edgar Lawrence Doctorow
Also Known As:
E. L. Doctorow
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Books Billy Bathgate, Loon Lake, The March, Ragtime, The Book of Daniel

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Bill Graham
business, producer, actor, accident, air crash

Real/Birth Name:
Wolodia Grajonca
Nickname(s):
Wolfgang
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
60
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Changed name after coming to New York after World War II. His mother was killed in Auschwitz. A rock concert producer and promoter. Movie Bugsy. Killed in a helicopter crash.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

James Earl Jones
actor, Broadway, Tony Award

Real/Birth Name:
James Earl Jones
Nickname(s):
Todd
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Voice of Darth Vader in the movie Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope and sequels. Movies Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Field of Dreams, The Lion King, Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back, Patriot Games, The Hunt for Red October. Broadway plays The Great White Hope, Fences

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Palm Springs Walk of Stars A star at 135 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way, ceremony date: 7 January 1996

Dean Jones
actor, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
Dean Carroll Jones
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies The Love Bug, That Darn Cat!, Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo, Beethoven. Broadway play Under the Yum-Yum Tree

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Ernie Banks
baseball

Real/Birth Name:
Ernest Banks
Nickname(s):
Mr. Cub
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83, 8 days before his 84th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Shortstop and first baseman for 19 seasons on the team Chicago Cubs as their first black player. Major League Baseball All-Century Team, in 1999.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Boris Yeltsin
politician

Real/Birth Name:
Boris Nikolayevich Yeltsin
Gender:
Male
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:

First President of the Russian Federation.

Mamie Van Doren
actor, singer

Real/Birth Name:
Joan Lucille Olander
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Teacher's Pet, The Private Lives of Adam and Eve, Voyage to the Planet of Prehistoric Women, High School Confidential

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 7057 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry, ceremony date: 1 February 1994
Palm Springs Walk of Stars A star at 109 S. Palm Canyon Drive, ceremony date: 3 December 2005

Rip Torn
actor, accused, director, Broadway, Tony Award, unusual name

Real/Birth Name:
Elmore Rual Torn Jr.
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:

Relationships:

husband of
Amy Wright, until he died.
Older than Amy Wright by 19 years.
father of
ex-husband of
husband of
Geraldine Page, until her earlier death.
Younger than Geraldine Page by 6 years.
cousin of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story, The Insider, Men in Black, Men in Black II, Coma, Airplane II: The Sequel, Welcome to Mooseport, Cross Creek, Pork Chop Hill. TV series 30 Rock

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

James Dean
actor, accident, vehicle crash

Real/Birth Name:
James Byron Dean
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
24
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Died in car accident. Movie Rebel Without a Cause

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1719 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry

Cliff Gustafson
baseball, coach

Real/Birth Name:
Cliff Gustafson
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Coach, baseball team University of Texas

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

James Harol Lofton
football

Real/Birth Name:
James Harol Lofton
Also Known As:
Harol Lofton
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
50
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback and fullback. Teams University of Mississippi

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Claire Bloom
actor, writer

Real/Birth Name:
Patricia Claire Blume
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Older than Philip Roth by 2 years.
ex-wife of
Younger than Rod Steiger by 5 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies Limelight, Charly, The King's Speech, Mad Dogs and Englishmen, Streetcar Named Desire, in the role of Blanche Du Bois

Geoff Edwards
actor, tv, radio, writer, game show

Real/Birth Name:
Geoffrey Bruce Owen Edwards
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83, 18 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV show host Jackpot and other game shows.

Dick Modzelewski
football, coach

Real/Birth Name:
Richard Blair Modzelewski
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle. Teams University of Maryland, Washington Redskins, Pittsburgh Steelers, New York Giants, Cleveland Browns

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Otis Blackwell
musician, singer, composer, R&B

Real/Birth Name:
Otis Blackwell
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Composed songs Great Balls of Fire, Breathless, Don't Be Cruel, All Shook Up, Fever, Return to Sender, Handy Man

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Bob St. Clair
football, mayor

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Bruce St. Clair
Nickname(s):
The Geek
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:
Height:
6 feet 9 inches (205.74 cm)

Brief Facts:

Tackle. Teams University of San Francisco, San Francisco 49ers. Mayor of Daly City, California, 1958 to 1964, while still an active player.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Johnny Hart
cartoonist

Real/Birth Name:
John Lewis Hart
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19

Brief Facts:

Creator of the comic strip B.C. and co-creator of the cartoon strip Wizard of Id

Toni Morrison
writer, educator

Real/Birth Name:
Chloe Ardelia Wofford
Also Known As:
Chloe Anthony Wofford
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Books (novels) The Bluest Eye, Song of Solomon, Beloved. Movie Beloved. Pulitzer Prize for Fiction 1987.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Clarence Avant
business, producer, manager

Real/Birth Name:
Clarence Alexander Avant
Nickname(s):
Godfather of Black Music
The Black Godfather
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Music executive, entrepreneur, and film producer.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6363 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry, ceremony date: 7 October 2016

Dean Smith
basketball, coach, activist

Real/Birth Name:
Dean Edwards Smith
Also Known As:
Dean E. Smith
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Basketball head coach, team University of North Carolina Tarheels. Recruited the university's first African-American scholarship basketball player. Pushed for equal treatment for African Americans by local businesses. Supporter of Democratic party causes.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Bernie Toorish
singer

Real/Birth Name:
John Bernard Toorish
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Tenor vocalist for group The Four Lads from Toronto. Songs Standing on the Corner, No, Not Much, Moments to Remember, Istanbul (Not Constantinople)

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Canadian Music Hall of Fame 1984 as a group member of The Four Lads.
Hit Parade Hall of Fame 2009 as a group member of The Four Lads.
The Vocal Group Hall of Fame 2003 as a group member of The Four Lads.

Bob Johnson (hockey)
hockey, coach

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Norman Johnson
Nickname(s):
Badger
Badger Bob
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
60
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Teams University of Minnesota, Calgary Flames

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Carmen de Lavallade
actor, dancer, choreographer, educator

Real/Birth Name:
Carmen de Lavallade
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Geoffrey Holder, until his death.
Younger than Geoffrey Holder by less than 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Ballet "Flight". Danced in operas Samson and Delilah, Aida and choreographer for operas Porgy and Bess, Die Meistersinger. at the Metropolitan Opera.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hal Needham
stunts, model, director, writer, producer, actor

Real/Birth Name:
Hal Brett Needham
Also Known As:
Harold Needham
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Dani Crayne by 3 years.

Brief Facts:

Stunt double and stunt coordinator. Movies Smokey and the Bandits, Cannonball Run II, Stroker Ace, Little Big Man

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Earle Bruce
football, coach

Real/Birth Name:
Earle Bruce
Gender:
Male
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:

Running back, team Ohio State University. Head coach, teams University of Tampa, Iowa State University, Ohio State University, University of Northern Iowa, Colorado State University, Cleveland Thunderbolts, St. Louis Stampede, Iowa Barnstormers, Columbus Destroyers

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Rupert Murdoch
business, news, Founder

Real/Birth Name:
Keith Rupert Murdoch
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Older than Jerry Hall by 25 years.

Brief Facts:

Founder and CEO of News Corporation and its successors. Owner of channel Fox News and newspaper The Times. Became a naturalized citizen of the US in 1985.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Billie Thomas
actor

Real/Birth Name:
William Thomas Jr.
Also Known As:
Billie "Buckwheat" Thomas
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
49
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

In role as Buckwheat in the Our Gang comedy movie shorts.

D.J. Fontana
musician

Real/Birth Name:
Dominic Joseph Fontana
Also Known As:
DJ Fontana
D. J. Fontana
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Drummer for Elvis Presley for 14 years. Song Heartbreak Hotel

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Billy Vessels
football

Real/Birth Name:
Billy Vessels
Nickname(s):
Curly
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Team University of Oklahoma as halfback. Team Baltimore Colts

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

William Shatner
actor, director, producer, writer, composer

Real/Birth Name:
William Alan Shatner
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series Star Trek in role of Capt. James T. Kirk. Movies Airplane II: The Sequel, 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. TV Series T.J. Hooker, Boston Legal

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6901 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry, ceremony date: 19 May 1983

Leonard Nimoy
actor, director, writer, producer, poet, photographer

Real/Birth Name:
Leonard Simon Nimoy
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83, 27 days before his 84th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series Star Trek in role of Spock. Movies Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978), Star Trek, 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. TV series Mission: Impossible. Books of poetry and photographs.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6651 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry, ceremony date: 16 January 1985

David Janssen
actor

Real/Birth Name:
David Harold Meyer
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
48
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Dani Crayne, until he died.
Older than Dani Crayne by 3 years.

Brief Facts:

TV series The Fugitive, Harry O. Movie The Green Berets

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 7011 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry, ceremony date: 11 May 1989

Aleksei Gubarev
space

Real/Birth Name:
Aleksei Aleksandrovich Gubarev
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:

Cosmonaut.

Space Missions:

Jan Berry
singer, composer

Real/Birth Name:
William Jan Berry
Also Known As:
Jan
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72, 8 days before his 73rd birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

With Dean Torrence as Jan of the surfer group Jan & Dean. Songs The Little Old Lady from Pasadena, Surf City, Dead Man's Curve. Badly hurt in an auto accident in 1966, leaving him in a coma for 10 months and damaging his brain, with partial paralysis.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Cruisin' Hall of Fame 1999 as a group member of Jan & Dean.
Guitar Center RockWalk 1996 as a group member of Jan & Dean.
Hit Parade Hall of Fame 2012 as a group member of Jan & Dean.

Jack Clement
composer, producer, country, folk, singer, musician

Real/Birth Name:
Jack Henderson Clement
Also Known As:
Cowboy Jack Clement
"Cowboy" Jack Clement
Nickname(s):
Cowboy
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:

Steel guitar. Songs Ballad of a Teenage Queen, Everybody Loves a Nut

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

John Gavin
actor, ambassador, military, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
John Anthony Golenor Pablos
Also Known As:
Jack Golenor
Nickname(s):
Jack
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:

Relationships:

husband of
Constance Towers, until he died.
Older than Constance Towers by 2 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies Spartacus, Psycho, Midnight Lace, Pussycat, Pussycat, I Love You, Tammy Tell Me True. Ambassador to Mexico in Ronald Reaganadministration. Broadway play Seesaw

Johnny Sheffield
actor, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
Jon Matthew Sheffield Cassan
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Seven films in the role of Tarzan's Boy. Movies Tarzan Finds a Son!, Tarzan and the Leopard Woman and more. Also several jungle films in the role of Bomba

Dan Gurney
auto racing

Real/Birth Name:
Daniel Sexton Gurney
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:

Formula One racing.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Harley Sewell
football

Real/Birth Name:
Harley Edward Sewell
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker at Texas. Guard. Teams University of Texas, Detroit Lions, Los Angeles Rams

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Lee H. Hamilton
basketball, lawyer, politician, US Representative

Real/Birth Name:
Lee Herbert Hamilton
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Democrat. US Representative from Indiana.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Joe Cuba
musician

Real/Birth Name:
Gilberto Miguel Calderón
Nickname(s):
Sonny
Father of Latin Boogaloo
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Puero Rican ancestry.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Jonathan Bush
business

Real/Birth Name:
Jonathan James Bush
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21

Relationships:

great uncle of
father of
uncle of
younger brother of
Younger than George H.W. Bush by 6 years.
great uncle of
uncle of
great grandson of
uncle of
great uncle of
great uncle of
uncle of
uncle of
great uncle of
son of
uncle of
grandson of

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

A banker. Younger brother to President George H.W. Bush

Willie Mays
baseball

Real/Birth Name:
William Howard Mays Jr.
Nickname(s):
The Say Hey Kid
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Baseball teams New York Giants, San Francisco Giants, New York Mets. Retired with a lifetime batting average of .302 and 660 home runs.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Teresa Brewer
singer, actor

Real/Birth Name:
Theresa Breuer
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Songs Till I Waltz Again with You, Into Each Life Some Rain Must Fall, Music! Music! Music!. Movie Those Redheads from Seattle

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1708 Vine Street for contributions to the recording industry

Vance Brand
space, aviator

Real/Birth Name:
Vance DeVoe Brand
Also Known As:
Vance D. Brand
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Former test pilot. US astronaut on the Apollo-Soyuz mission. Apollo 18 crew, cancelled mission.

Space Missions:

Apollo 18
(abandoned) Originally planned to land in Schroter's Valley, a river-like channel.
Apollo-Soyuz
STS-35
Shuttle Columbia, launched December 02, 1990

Duration: 8d 23h.
STS-41-B
Shuttle Challenger, launched February 03, 1984

Duration: 7d 23h.
STS-5
Shuttle Columbia, launched November 11, 1982

Duration: 5d 2h.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Jim Jones (Jonestown)
religion, criminal, suicide, Founder

Real/Birth Name:
James Warren Jones
Also Known As:
Jim Jones
Rev. Jim Jones
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
47
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Founded Jonestown, in Guyana, a commune, and a cult called Peoples Temple. Responsible for the mass suicide and murder of over nine hundred people. Committed suicide.

Ken Venturi
golf, sports analyst, actor

Real/Birth Name:
Kenneth Venturi
Nickname(s):
Kenny
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82, 2 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pro golfer, US Open winner 1964. 35 years with CBS Sports.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Palm Springs Walk of Stars A star at 161 Waterford Circle, ceremony date: 15 May 2004

Robert Morse
actor, Broadway, Tony Award, soap, singer

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Alan Morse
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series Mad Men, All My Children, City of Angels. Movies How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, Oh Dad, Poor Dad, Mamma's Hung You in the Closet and I'm Feelin' So Sad. Broadway plays How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, Tru

Michael Lonsdale
actor, writer

Real/Birth Name:
Michael Edward Lonsdale-Crouch
Nickname(s):
Alfred de Turris
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Munich, Ronin, The Name of the Rose, Moonraker, Chariots of Fire

Georgi Grechko
space

Real/Birth Name:
Georgi Mikhailovich Grechko
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Cosmonaut.

Space Missions:

Soyuz 17
Soyuz T-13 - Return only
Soyuz T-14 - Launch only

Irwin Winkler
producer, director

Real/Birth Name:
Irwin Winkler
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies They Shoot Horses, Don't They?, The Right Stuff, Rocky, Raging Bull, Goodfellas, Life as a House

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6801 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry, ceremony date: 28 April 2000

Susan Morrow
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Jacqueline Ann Teresa Bernadette Immoor,
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
53, 17 days before her 54th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

annulled ex-wife of
Younger than Gary Morton by 6 years.
older sister of
Older than Judith Exner by 2 years.

Brief Facts:

Marriage was annulled. TV series Canadian Mounties vs Atomic Invaders. Movie Cat Women of the Moon

Kenny Price
singer, country, actor

Real/Birth Name:
James Kenneth Price
Nickname(s):
The Round Mound of Sound
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
56
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV shows Hee Haw, Hee Haw Honeys. Songs Walking on New Grass, Sheriff of Boone County. Movie Cold Justice

Carroll Baker
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Karolina Piekarski
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Donald Burton, until his death.
Older than Donald Burton by 2 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies Giant, How the West Was Won, Kindergarten Cop, Baby Doll

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1725 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry
Palm Springs Walk of Stars A star at 100 Museum Drive, ceremony date: 4 May 2001

Butterball Wooldridge
NASCAR, auto racing

Real/Birth Name:
Paul V Wooldridge
Also Known As:
Paul "Butterball" Wooldridge
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
56
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Brief Facts:

The Annual Paul "Butterball" Wooldridge Memorial Race is named for him.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Dana Wynter
actor, writer

Real/Birth Name:
Dagmar Winter
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79, 34 days before her 80th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956), Sink the Bismarck, Airport

Bill Virdon
baseball, manager, coach

Real/Birth Name:
William Charles Virdon
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Outfielder. Teams St. Louis Cardinals, Pittsburgh Pirates. As manager, teams Pittsburgh Pirates, New York Yankees, Houston Astros, Montreal Expos

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Jackie Mason
comedy, actor

Real/Birth Name:
Jacob Moshe Maza
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies The Jerk, Caddyshack II, History of the World: Part I

Joe Santos
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Joseph Minieri
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series The Rockford Files, Hardcastle and McCormick, The Sopranos

João Gilberto
musician, composer, singer

Real/Birth Name:
João Gilberto Prado Pereira de Oliveira
Nickname(s):
the father of bossa nova
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88, 26 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pioneered the musical genre of bossa nova in the late 1950s. Song Bim bom

Olympia Dukakis
actor, producer, director, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
Olympia Dukakis
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Mr. Holland's Opus, Working Girl, Moonstruck, Steel Magnolias, Look Who's Talking. Broadway plays Social Security, Rose

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6233 Hollywood Boulevard for live performance or theater, ceremony date: 24 May 2013

Faye Throneberry
baseball

Real/Birth Name:
Maynard Faye Throneberry
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
67
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Outfield. Teams Washington Senators, Boston Red Sox In 1952, he hit a grand slam off Early Wynn

Junior Johnson
auto racing, criminal, business, NASCAR

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Glenn Johnson Jr.
Nickname(s):
The Last American Hero
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Early driver in NASCAR racing. Car owner. Imprisoned for moonshining. Credited with discovering drafting as a race strategy.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Leslie Caron
actor, dancer

Real/Birth Name:
Leslie Claire Margaret Caron
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Gigi, Chocolat, Fanny, Father Goose, The L-Shaped Room, An American in Paris

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6153 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry, ceremony date: 8 December 2009

Rick Casares
football

Real/Birth Name:
Richard Jose Casares
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:

Fullback. Teams University of Florida, Chicago Bears, Washington Redskins, Miami Dolphins

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Stephen Boyd
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Willliam Millar
Nickname(s):
Billy
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
45, 32 days before his 46th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Ben-Hur, Fantastic Voyage

Della Reese
actor, singer, religion

Real/Birth Name:
Delloreese Patricia Early
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV shows Della, Touched by an Angel. Movies Harlem Nights, A Thin Line Between Love and Hate, Expecting Mary, Dear Secret Santa. Song Don't You Know?

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 7060 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry, ceremony date: 12 July 1994

Roone Arledge
sports analyst, news, producer

Real/Birth Name:
Roone Pinckney Arledge Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Channel ABC Sports, Created TV show Monday Night Football. Winner of 37 Emmy Awards.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Jerry Herman
composer, lyricist, director, writer, Broadway, Tony Award

Real/Birth Name:
Gerald Sheldon Herman
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Musical theatre. Tony Awards and nominations. Broadway musicals Hello, Dolly!, La Cage aux Folles, Mame

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 7095 Hollywood Boulevard for live performance or theater, ceremony date: 1 February 1994

Tab Hunter
actor, producer, writer, singer

Real/Birth Name:
Arthur Andrew Kelm
Arthur Gelien
Nickname(s):
the Sigh Guy
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86, 3 days before his 87th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Damn Yankees!, Grease 2, Operation Bikini, Lust in the Dust. Song Young Love. Born with last name Kelm. Name changed by his mother to her maiden name, Gelien, later.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6320 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry
Palm Springs Walk of Stars A star at 111 S. Palm Canyon Drive, ceremony date: 8 December 2007

Thurston Harris
singer

Real/Birth Name:
Thurston Theodore Harris
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
58
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Song Little Bitty Pretty One covered by many other singers.

Clive Cussler
writer

Real/Birth Name:
Clive Eric Cussler
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Underwater explorer, found many shipwreck sites. Author of thriller novels , one adapted as a movie was Raise the Titanic!

Papa Dee Allen
singer, musician

Real/Birth Name:
Thomas Sylvester Allen
Nickname(s):
Papa Dee
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
57
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Group War. Percussionist (conga, bongos) drummer. Song The World Is a Ghetto. Died of a brain aneurysm 1988 after collapsing on stage.

Jerry Van Dyke
actor, comedy

Real/Birth Name:
Jerry Van Dyke
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:

Relationships:

uncle of
great uncle of
younger brother of
Younger than Dick Van Dyke by 5 years.
father of
great uncle of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

TV series The Middle, Yes, Dear, Teen Angel, Coach, My Mother the Car, The Dick Van Dyke Show. Movies Angel in My Pocket, Love and Kisses

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Herb Reed
singer, Founder

Real/Birth Name:
Herbert Reed
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:

Brief Facts:

A founder and bass singer, group The Platters. Songs Only You, My Prayer, Smoke Gets in Your Eyes, The Great Pretender, Twilight Time

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hit Parade Hall of Fame 2009 as a group member of The Platters.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 1990 as a group member of The Platters.
The Vocal Group Hall of Fame 1998 as a group member of The Platters.

William Goldman
writer, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
William Goldman
Also Known As:
S. Morgenstern
Simon Morgenstern
Harry Longbaugh
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Novels adapted as movies Marathon Man, The Princess Bride. Movie scripts Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, All the President's Men. Broadway play, adapted Misery

Janice Rule
actor, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
Mary Janice Rule
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Younger than Ben Gazzara by less than 1 year.
ex-wife of
Younger than N. Richard Nash by 18 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies Bell, Book and Candle, American Flyers. Broadway play Picnic

John D. Wilson
football, educator

Real/Birth Name:
John Delane Wilson
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:

Brief Facts:

President of Washington and Lee University. Rhodes Scholar. Team Michigan State Univerity, defensive back.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Willie Shoemaker
horse racing

Real/Birth Name:
William Lee Shoemaker
Also Known As:
Bill Shoemaker
Nickname(s):
The Shoe
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:
Height:
4 feet 11 inches (149.86 cm)

Brief Facts:

Jockey. Weight 95 pounds. Won 11 Triple Crown races during his career.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Pete Retzlaff
football

Real/Birth Name:
Palmer Edward Retzlaff
Nickname(s):
Pistol Pete
The Baron
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
89, 29 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21

Brief Facts:

Halfback/wide receiver/end. Teams South Dakota State University, Philadelphia Eagles

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Coccinelle
transgender, actor, singer, activist

Real/Birth Name:
Jacques Charles Dufresnoy
Also Known As:
Jacqueline-Charlotte Dufresnoy
Gender:
Female (changed from) 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:

The first widely publicized transgender in Europe. An entertainer. Name is French for "ladybird." Changed gender 1958 in Casablanca.

Regis Philbin
tv

Real/Birth Name:
Regis Francis Xavier Philbin
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88, 32 days before his 89th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Talk show host. TV series Live! with Kelly, Today, Who Wants to Be a Millionaire

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6834 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry, ceremony date: 10 April 2003

Jack Swigert
space, aviator, politician

Real/Birth Name:
John Leonard Swigert Jr.
Also Known As:
John Swigert
Nickname(s):
Jack
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
51
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Test pilot and astronaut. Ill-fated Apollo 13 flight around the moon and back. After leaving NASA, he was elected to the US Congress, but died of cancer before he was to be sworn in.

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.

Boxcar Willie
singer, country, actor, military, radio, dj, unusual name

Real/Birth Name:
Lecil Travis Martin
Also Known As:
Marty Martin
Nickname(s):
King of the Hobos
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
67
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Brief Facts:

Movies A Place to Grow, Sweet Dreams. 22 years in the US Air Force. First cousin to Tommy Lee Jones

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Albert DeSalvo
criminal, murdered

Real/Birth Name:
Albert Henry DeSalvo
Also Known As:
The Boston Strangler
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
42
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Accused of and convicted of 13 murders as the Boston Strangler. Some doubt that he actually committed all of them He was stabbed to death while in prison. Subject of a film, role played by Tony Curtis

Mitzi Gaynor
actor, dancer, singer

Real/Birth Name:
Francesca Mitzi Marlene de Czanyi von Gerber
Also Known As:
Mitzi Gerber
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
89, 15 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Jack Bean, until his death.
Younger than Jack Bean by 9 years.

Brief Facts:

Hungarian ancestry. Musical movies South Pacific, Les Girls, Anything Goes

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6288 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry

Bill McKinney
actor

Real/Birth Name:
William McKinney
Also Known As:
William McKinney
Gender:
Male
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 Deliverance, The Outlaw Josie Wales, The Green Mile, First Blood, Back to the Future Part III

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

George Jones
country, singer

Real/Birth Name:
George Glenn Jones
Also Known As:
Thumper Jones
Nickname(s):
The Possum
No Show Jones
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Tammy Wynette by 10 years.

Brief Facts:

Songs Why, Baby Why, I Was Country When Country Wasn't Cool, High-Tech Redneck, He Stopped Loving Her Today, We're Gonna Hold On. Nickname "No Show Jones" comes from excessive drinking problems he had - in 1979 he missed more than 50 concerts.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Ian Holm
actor, knighted, Broadway, Tony Award

Real/Birth Name:
Ian Holm Cuthbert
Also Known As:
Sir Ian Holm
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, Time Bandits, Alien, The Fifth Element, Chariots of Fire. Broadway play The Homecoming. Appointed CBE in 1989 Birthday Honours, knighted in June 1998 Birthday Honours.

Barbara Bain
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Millicent Fogel
Also Known As:
Millie Fogel
Nickname(s):
Millie
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
89, 6 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Younger than Martin Landau by 3 years.

Brief Facts:

Star of TV series Mission: Impossible. Movie Panic

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6767 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry, ceremony date: 28 April 2016

Anne Bancroft
actor, director, writer, Tony Award

Real/Birth Name:
Anna Maria Louise Italiano
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

mother of
wife of
Mel Brooks, until she died.
Younger than Mel Brooks by 5 years.

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies Agnes of God, The Miracle Worker, The Graduate in role of Mrs. Robinson. Two Tony Awards.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

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

Brook Benton
singer

Real/Birth Name:
Benjamin Franklin Peay
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
56
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Songs The Boll Weevil Song, It's Just a Matter of Time

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Ray Danton
actor, writer, director

Real/Birth Name:
Raymond Kaplan
Also Known As:
Raymond Danton
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
60
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Younger than Julie Adams by 4 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies The Rise and Fall of Legs Diamond, The George Raft Story. TV show The Alaskans. Director for TV show Cagney & Lacey

Larry Hagman
actor, producer, director, singer, soap

Real/Birth Name:
Larry Martin Hagman
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

TV series Dallas, Knots Landing, I Dream of Jeannie, Nip/Tuck, Search for Tomorrow. Movies Fail-Safe, Primary Colors, Mother, Jugs & Speed, The Eagle Has Landed, Superman, Nixon

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1560 Vine Street for contributions to the television industry, ceremony date: 9 September 1981

Anthony Newley
composer, actor, singer, Broadway, Tony Award

Real/Birth Name:
Anthony George Newley
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:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Joan Collins by 1 year.

Brief Facts:

With Leslie Bricusse he wrote the song Stop the World - I Want to Get Off. Stage actor. Movies The Old Curiosity Shop, Doctor Doolittle

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Anita Ekberg
actor, model

Real/Birth Name:
Kerstin Anita Marianne Ekberg
Nickname(s):
The Iceberg
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Miss Sweden. Movies Abbott and Costello Go to Mars, La Dolce Vita, War and Peace, Blood Alley, Back from Eternity, Call Me Bwana

Angie Dickinson
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Angeline Brown
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
88, 11 days before her 89th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Younger than Burt Bacharach by 3 years.

Brief Facts:

TV series Police Woman. Movies Sabrina (1995), Ocean's Eleven (1960), Dressed to Kill, Rio Bravo

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 7000 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry, ceremony date: 10 September 1989

Cotton Fitzsimmons
basketball, coach

Real/Birth Name:
Lowell Fitzsimmons
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Coach, teams Moberly Area Community College, Kansas State University, Phoenix Suns, Atlanta Hawks, Buffalo Braves, Kansas City Kings, San Antonio Spurs

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Desmond Tutu
religion, activist, writer

Real/Birth Name:
Desmond Mpilo Tutu
Also Known As:
Bishop Desmond Tutu
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88, 18 days before his 89th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Anglican bishop. Active in many causes.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Tommy Lewis
football, coach

Real/Birth Name:
Thomas Edison Lewis
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83, 5 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Fullback. Noted for tackle made from the bench of R.L. Maegle (then named Dick Moegle) at the 1954 Cotton Bowl. Teams University of Alabama, Ottawa Rough Riders. Later coached team Huntsville Rockets

Pepper Rodgers
football, coach, writer

Real/Birth Name:
Franklin C. Rodgers
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Coach, teams University of Kansas, UCLA, Georgia Institute of Technology. Fiction book Fourth and Long Gone

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Eddie Mathews
baseball, coach, manager

Real/Birth Name:
Edwin Lee Mathews
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Third baseman. Teams Boston/Milwaukee/Atlanta Braves, Houston Astros, Detroit Tigers

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Donn Moomaw
football, religion

Real/Birth Name:
Donn Moomaw
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88, 26 days before his 89th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Center and linebacker. Teams UCLA, Toronto Argonauts, Ottawa Rough Riders. Became a Presbyterian minister. Involved in a sex scandal.

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John Le Carré
writer, educator, producer, actor, spy

Real/Birth Name:
David John Moore Cornwell
Also Known As:
John Le Carre
David Cornwell
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88, 30 days before his 89th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Former spy for MI5 and MI6. British Foreign Service. Wrote spy novels - these were made into movies: The Looking Glass War, The Little Drummer Girl, The Spy Who Came in from the Cold, The Constant Gardener, The Russia House. Other novels became TV mini-series: Smiley's People, Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy

Mickey Mantle
baseball

Real/Birth Name:
Mickey Charles Mantle
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
63
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Center fielder, team New York Yankees

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Zeke Bratkowski
football, coach

Real/Birth Name:
Edmund Raymond Bratkowski
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88, 22 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams University of Georgia, Chicago Bears, Los Angeles Rams, Green Bay Packers

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Curly Chalker
musician, jazz, country

Real/Birth Name:
Harold Lee Chalker
Nickname(s):
The King of Chords
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
66
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pedal steel guitarist. TV show Hee Haw

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Diana Dors
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Diana Mary Fluck
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
52
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Older than Richard Dawson by 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Movie There's a Girl in My Soup

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Dan Rather
news, writer, producer

Real/Birth Name:
Dan Irvin Rather Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

News anchor for CBS. TV shows 60 Minutes, CBS Evening News with Dan Rather

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Ike Turner
musician, bandleader, producer, composer, overdose

Real/Birth Name:
Ike Wister Turner
Also Known As:
Izear Luster Turner Jr.
Nickname(s):
Father of Rock 'n' Roll
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Tina Turner by 8 years.

Brief Facts:

Group Ike & Tina Turner. Songs It's Gonna Work Out Fine, River Deep - Mountain High, I Want to Take You Higher, Proud Mary, Nutbush City Limits. Death ruled a drug overdose on cocaine.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 1991 as a group member of Ike & Tina Turner.
St. Louis Walk of Fame A star at 6659 Delmar Boulevard

Mike Nichols
director, writer, producer, Broadway, Tony Award

Real/Birth Name:
Michael Igorevitch Peschkowsky
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83, 13 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Diane Sawyer, until he died.
Older than Diane Sawyer by 14 years.

Brief Facts:

Directed movies The Graduate, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Working Girl, Silkwood, Charlie Wilson's War. Tony Award for Broadway plays Monty Python's Spamalot, The Real Thing, Annie, Barefoot in the Park

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Darla Hood
actor, singer

Real/Birth Name:
Darla Jean Hood
Also Known As:
Darla
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
47
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

In Our Gang comedies.

Morley Safer
news, writer, producer

Real/Birth Name:
Morley Safer
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:

Brief Facts:

CBS News TV show 60 Minutes. Dual citizenship of US and Canada.

Lilly Pulitzer
style, socialite, Founder

Real/Birth Name:
Lillian Lee McKim
Also Known As:
Lillian Pulitzer Rousseau
Lillian McKim Rousseau
Nickname(s):
Queen of Prep
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Founder of a clothing firm, Lilly Pulitzer, Inc. Creator of the Lilly Shift dress.

Gregory Hemingway
doctor, writer, accused, transgender

Real/Birth Name:
Gregory Hancock Hemingway
Also Known As:
Gloria Hemingway
Gregory H. Hemingway
Nickname(s):
Gig
Gigi
Vanessa
Gender:
Female (changed from) Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

was son of
became daughter of
was half-brother of
Younger than Jack Hemingway by 8 years.
became half-sister of
Younger than Jack Hemingway by 8 years.
was uncle of
became aunt of
was uncle of
became aunt of
was uncle of
became aunt of
was brother of
Younger than Patrick Hemingway by 3 years.
became sister of
Younger than Patrick Hemingway by 3 years.
was son of
became daughter of

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

Had electric shock therapy. Married 4 times. Had sex change surgery. Died in jail after arrest for indecent exposure.

Spider Webb (boxer)
boxing

Real/Birth Name:
Ellsworth Webb
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86, 3 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

N.C.A.A. Middleweight Champion, 1951-1952 at Idaho State University. Competed for the United States in the 1952 Olympics, in the Light Middleweight division.

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Jim Ringo
football, coach

Real/Birth Name:
James Stephen Ringo
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
75, 2 days before his 76th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Center. Teams Syracuse University, Green Bay Packers, Philadelphia Eagles. Coach, team Buffalo Bills. Also a pro bowler.

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Bill Walsh
football, coach

Real/Birth Name:
William Ernest Walsh
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Coach teams Stanford University, San Francisco 49ers

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Nadja Regin
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Nadežda Poderegin
Gender:
Female
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:

Role of Bond Girl Bonita in movie Goldfinger. Movie From Russia with Love in the role of the mistress of Kerim Bey

Rita Moreno
actor, singer, dancer, Broadway, Tony Award

Real/Birth Name:
Rosita Dolores Alverio
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Oscar for movie musical West Side Story. Tony Award for play The Ritz. TV series Oz, Cane. Movie The Four Seasons

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Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 7083 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry, ceremony date: 20 July 1995

Tom Brookshier
football, coach, sports analyst

Real/Birth Name:
Thomas Jefferson Brookshier
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:

Cornerback, defensive back. Teams University of Colorado, Philadelphia Eagles

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Dave Madden
actor

Real/Birth Name:
David Joseph Madden
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82, 30 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series The Partridge Family, Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In

Lefty Driesell
basketball, coach

Real/Birth Name:
Charles Grice Driesell
Nickname(s):
Lefty
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:

Center, team Duke University. Coach, teams Davidson College, University of Maryland, James Madison University, Georgia State University

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Scotty Moore
musician

Real/Birth Name:
Winfield Scott Moore III
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Guitarist for Elvis Presley. Group Blue Moon Boys. Song Heartbreak Hotel

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Martin Milner
actor, producer

Real/Birth Name:
Martin Sam Milner
Also Known As:
Marty Milner
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV shows Adam-12, Route 66, Swiss Family Robinson. Movies Valley of the Dolls, Sands of Iwo Jima, Sweet Smell of Success

Charles Bassett
aviator, accident, air crash

Real/Birth Name:
Charles Arthur Bassett II
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:

Trained to be an astronaut. Died in a plane crash. Died in the same crash with Elliot See

Skeeter Davis
singer, country

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

Brief Facts:

Song I Forgot More Than You'll Ever Know

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