If today is your birthday, “Happy Birthday!”
Playwright David Storey (The Performance of Small Firms, This Sporting Life) is 79.
Author Wole Soyinka (Akinwande Oluwole Soyinka; The Strong Breed, The Lion and the Jewel) is 78.
Actor Patrick Stewart (Star Trek: The Next Generation, Gunmen, Excalibur, L.A. Story, Conspiracy Theory, X-Men) is 72.
Actor Robert Forster (Cover Story, Diplomatic Immunity, Delta Force, Standing Tall, The Death Squad, Medium Cool, Reflections in a Golden Eye, Banyon, Nakia) is 71.
Drummer Stephen Jo Bladd (J. Geils Band) is 70.
Actor Harrison Ford (The Fugitive, Clear and Present Danger, Presumed Innocent, Star Wars series, Indiana Jones series, Apocalypse Now, American Graffiti, Sabrina, The Devil’s Own, Air Force One, Six Days Seven Nights, Random Hearts) is 70.
Singer – guitarist Roger McGuinn (The Byrds) is 70.
Erno Rubik, inventor of the Rubik’s Cube, is 68.
Actor – comedian Cheech (Richard) Marin (Desperado, Far Out Man, Born in East L.A., Rude Awakening, Nash Bridges, Judging Amy) is 66.
Singer Louise Mandrell (Put It on Me, Everlasting Love, Reunited [with husband R.C. Bannon], You Sure Know Your Way Around My Heart) is 58.